how to pronounce valedictory


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valedictory is pronounced in five syllables

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meanings of valedictory


  1. Of, or pertaining to, a valedictorian.
  2. Bidding farewell; suitable or designed for an occasion of leave-taking.


  1. A speech given by a valedictorian at a graduation or commencement ceremony.
  2. A farewell or parting address.

valedictory frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word valedictory occurs in english on average 0.1 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 valedictory 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 valedictory can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

words that rhyme with valedictory


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