how to pronounce uncomfortable


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uncomfortable is pronounced in five syllables

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

“… maybe a little uncomfortable with it …”

meanings of uncomfortable


  1. Not comfortable; causing discomfort.
  2. Uneasy or anxious.
  3. Experiencing discomfort.
  4. Put off or disgusted.

uncomfortable frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word uncomfortable occurs in english on average 24.7 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.

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

1) people, society, and culture;

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