how to pronounce verses


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the above transcription of verses is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

verses is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… on military verses every other human …”

meanings of verses


  1. Plural of verse.


  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of verse.

verses frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word verses occurs in english on average 13.5 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) leisure and entertainment;

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