how to pronounce thoroughly


audio example by a male speaker

audio example by a female speaker

the above transcription of thoroughly 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.

thoroughly is pronounced in three syllables

press buttons with phonetic symbols to learn how to precisely pronounce each sound of thoroughly

example pitch curve for pronunciation of thoroughly


test your pronunciation of thoroughly

press the "test" button to check how closely you can replicate the pitch of a native speaker in your pronunciation of thoroughly

video examples of thoroughly pronunciation

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

“… and time needed to thoroughly complete …”

meanings of thoroughly


  1. In a thorough or complete manner.

thoroughly frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word thoroughly occurs in english on average 24.3 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 thoroughly 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 thoroughly can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) people, society, and culture;

words with pronunciation similar to thoroughly


Did this page help you?