how to pronounce witnesses


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the above transcription of witnesses 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.

witnesses is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… to have a public a gallery witnesses to …”

meanings of witnesses


  1. Plural of witness.
  2. Plural of Witness.


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

witnesses frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word witnesses occurs in english on average 10.7 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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