how to pronounce spirit


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the above transcription of spirit is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

spirit is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of spirit in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… vibrant economy as the spirit of a …”

meaning of spirit

Spirit is the incorporeal essence of life, mind, or consciousness.

spirit frequency in english - A2 level of CEFR

the word spirit occurs in english on average 113.8 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics spirit can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that spirit can be often used in the following areas:

1) people, society, and culture;

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words that rhyme with spirit


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