how to pronounce thirty


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the above transcription of thirty 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.

thirty is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… so it's about thirty minutes for each of …”

meanings of thirty


  1. The cardinal number occurring after twenty-nine and before thirty-one, represented in Arabic numerals as 30.


  1. A rack of thirty beers.

thirty frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word thirty occurs in english on average 19.7 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.

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