how to pronounce worn


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worn is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… no one's ever worn out a pair so because …”

meanings of worn


  1. Damaged and shabby as a result of much use.


  1. Past participle of wear.

worn frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word worn occurs in english on average 31.5 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) life, nature, and living environment;

words with pronunciation similar to worn


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