how to pronounce certify

/ˈsɜː.tɪ.faɪ/

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certify frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word certify occurs in english on average 1.1 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.

certify is pronounced in three syllables

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sɜːtɪfaɪ

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An example use of certify in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… years to certify a piece of land we can …”

meanings of certify

verb:

  1. To attest that a product, service, organization, or person has met an official standard.
  2. To assure (oneself) of something; to ascertain.
  3. To authenticate or verify in writing.
  4. To attest to (a fact) as the truth.
  5. To inform; to tell (a person) that something is true.

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