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transcribe is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… and transcribe this DNA into messenger …”

meanings of transcribe


  1. To make such a conversion from live or recorded speech to text.
  2. To adapt a composition for a voice or instrument other than the original; to notate live or recorded music.
  3. To cause DNA to undergo transcription.
  4. To convert a representation of language, typically speech but also sign language, etc., to another representation. The term now usually implies the conversion of speech to text by a human transcriptionist with the assistance of a computer for word processing and sometimes also for speech recognition, the process of a computer interpreting speech and converting it to text.
  5. To represent speech by phonetic symbols.
  6. To transfer data from one recording medium to another.

transcribe frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word transcribe occurs in english on average 0.4 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 transcribe 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 transcribe can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) education, science, and technology;

3) leisure and entertainment;

4) people, society, and culture;

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