how to pronounce upbringing


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upbringing is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… of his upbringing and …”

meanings of upbringing


  1. The raising or training of a child.
  2. The traits acquired during one's childhood training.

upbringing frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word upbringing occurs in english on average 4.5 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 upbringing 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 upbringing can be often used in the following areas:

1) people, society, and culture;

words with pronunciation similar to upbringing


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