how to pronounce steepness


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the above transcription of steepness 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.

steepness is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… curved steepness is another and i think …”

meanings of steepness


  1. The state or quality of being steep.
  2. The result or product of being steep.

steepness frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word steepness occurs in english on average 0.2 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.

words that rhyme with steepness


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