how to pronounce wept


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the above transcription of wept 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.

wept is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… better i mean she wept and she screamed …”

meanings of wept


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of weep.

wept frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word wept occurs in english on average 3.1 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 wept 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 wept can be often used in the following areas:

1) people, society, and culture;

words with pronunciation similar to wept


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