how to pronounce sprint


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the above transcription of sprint 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.

sprint is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… with sprint for ten years and what …”

meanings of sprint


  1. A burst of speed or activity.
  2. In Agile software development, a period of development of a fixed time that is preceded and followed by meetings.
  3. A short race at top speed.


  1. To run, cycle, etc. at top speed for a short period,.

sprint frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word sprint occurs in english on average 5 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics sprint 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 sprint can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) transport and travel;

words with pronunciation similar to sprint


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