how to pronounce citadel


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the above transcription of citadel 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.

citadel is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… um which is called citadel for amazon …”

meanings of citadel


  1. A strong fortress that sits high above a city.
  2. A stronghold or fortified place.
  3. A Salvation Army meeting place.
  4. An armoured portion of a warship, housing important equipment.

citadel frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word citadel occurs in english on average 2.1 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 citadel 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 citadel can be often used in the following areas:

1) transport and travel;

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