how to pronounce theirs


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the above transcription of theirs 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.

theirs is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… like even they're doing theirs a favor …”

meanings of theirs


  1. That which belongs to them; the possessive case of they, used without a following noun.

theirs frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word theirs occurs in english on average 12.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) people, society, and culture;

words with pronunciation similar to theirs


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