how to pronounce sweepstakes


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the above transcription of sweepstakes 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.

sweepstakes is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… animal sweepstakes to hang out for a day …”

meanings of sweepstakes


  1. Plural of sweepstake.
  2. Synonym of sweepstake.

sweepstakes frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word sweepstakes occurs in english on average 1 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 sweepstakes 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 sweepstakes can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

3) leisure and entertainment;

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