how to pronounce chide


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the above transcription of chide 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.

chide is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… to chide the european union …”

meanings of chide


  1. To admonish in blame; to reproach angrily.
  2. To utter words of disapprobation and displeasure; to find fault; to contend angrily.
  3. To make a clamorous noise; to chafe.

chide frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word chide occurs in english on average 0.2 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 chide 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 chide can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) people, society, and culture;

words with pronunciation similar to chide


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