how to pronounce statehood


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the above transcription of statehood 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.

statehood is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… promote statehood for dc right uh these …”

meanings of statehood


  1. The condition of being a country.
  2. The property of being a state.

statehood frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word statehood occurs in english on average 0.6 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.

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