how to pronounce wakefield


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wakefield is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… known only as the Wakefield master it's …”

meanings of wakefield


  1. A neighborhood of the Bronx, New York City.
  2. A habitational surname​.
  3. The prison in Wakefield, established 1594.
  4. An industrial city and metropolitan borough of West Yorkshire, England; traditionally a centre for the cloth industry.


  1. A small area of very strong potential gradient, in a laser beam or plasma stream, used to accelerate charged particles in a plasma wakefield accelerator.

wakefield frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

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

1) education, science, and technology;

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