how to pronounce superior


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the above transcription of superior 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.

superior is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… evident but i am superior by pigment …”

meaning of superior

Superior means higher in rank, more important, or more powerful.

superior frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word superior occurs in english on average 16.9 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) leisure and entertainment;

2) people, society, and culture;

words that rhyme with superior


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