how to pronounce teem


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teem is pronounced in one syllable

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meanings of teem


  1. To empty.
  2. To be prolific; to abound; to be rife.
  3. To pour (especially with rain).
  4. To be stocked to overflowing.
  5. To think fit.
  6. To bring forth young, as an animal; to produce fruit, as a plant; to bear; to be pregnant; to conceive; to multiply.
  7. To pour, as steel, from a melting pot; to fill, as a mould, with molten metal.

teem frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word teem occurs in english on average 0.1 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 teem 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 teem can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

2) people, society, and culture;

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