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traumatic is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… profoundly traumatic childhood …”

meanings of traumatic


  1. Adapted to the cure of wounds; vulnerary.
  2. Produced by wounds.
  3. Of, caused by, or causing trauma.
  4. Of or relating to wounds; applied to wounds.


  1. A medicine for wounds; a vulnerary.

traumatic frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word traumatic occurs in english on average 5.3 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 traumatic 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 traumatic can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

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