how to pronounce cohort


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cohort is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… city it means that this cohort of 1000 …”

meanings of cohort


  1. A natural group of orders of organisms, less comprehensive than a class.
  2. A colleague.
  3. A demographic grouping of people, especially those in a defined age group, or having a common characteristic.
  4. An accomplice; abettor; associate.
  5. A set of individuals in a program, especially when compared to previous sets of individuals within the same program.
  6. A group of people supporting the same thing or person.
  7. Any division of a Roman legion, normally of about 500 men.
  8. Any band or body of warriors.


  1. To associate with such a group.

cohort frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word cohort occurs in english on average 3.6 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.

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