how to pronounce virtue


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the above transcription of virtue 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.

virtue is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… white which represented the virtue of …”

meaning of virtue

Virtue is a quality or moral excellence.

virtue frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word virtue occurs in english on average 10.8 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.

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