how to pronounce tree


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tree is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… suck water into the tree then it must be …”

meanings of tree


  1. The structural frame of a saddle.
  2. A display or listing of entries or elements such that there are primary and secondary entries shown, usually linked by drawn lines or by indenting to the right.
  3. A device used to hold or stretch a shoe open.
  4. The structure or wooden frame used in the construction of a saddle used in horse riding.
  5. A recursive data structure in which each node has zero or more nodes as children.
  6. A cross or gallows.
  7. Any plant that is reminiscent of the above but not classified as a tree (in any botanical sense).
  8. Alternative letter-case form of TREE.
  9. A perennial woody plant, not exactly defined, but differentiated from a shrub by its larger size (typically over a few meters in height) or growth habit, usually having a single (or few) main axis or trunk unbranched for some distance above the ground and a head of branches and foliage.
  10. A connected graph with no cycles or, if the graph is finite, equivalently a connected graph with n vertices and n−1 edges.
  11. Any structure or construct having branches representing divergence or possible choices.
  12. Marijuana.
  13. A mass of crystals, aggregated in arborescent forms, obtained by precipitation of a metal from solution.
  14. Wood; timber.
  15. The fifth Lenormand card.
  16. Extremely-fast-growing function based on Kruskal's tree theorem.
  17. An object made from a tree trunk and having multiple hooks or storage platforms.


  1. To take refuge in a tree.
  2. To chase (an animal or person) up a tree.
  3. To place upon a tree; to fit with a tree; to stretch upon a tree.
  4. To place in a tree.

tree frequency in english - A2 level of CEFR

the word tree occurs in english on average 106.3 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) education, science, and technology;

words with pronunciation similar to tree


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