how to pronounce superficial

/ˌsupɚˈfɪʃəl/

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superficial frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word superficial occurs in english on average 2.9 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.

superficial is pronounced in four syllables

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supɚfɪʃəl

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

“… canis it is so superficial that if we …”

meanings of superficial

adjective:

  1. At face value.
  2. Of or pertaining to the surface.
  3. Being near the surface.
  4. Two-dimensional; drawn on a flat surface.
  5. Shallow, lacking substance.

noun:

  1. A surface detail.

words with pronunciation similar to superficial

superstitionsupervisionsuperstitious

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