how to pronounce comet


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the above transcription of comet 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.

comet is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… people saw a flaming comet flying across …”

meanings of comet


  1. A celestial phenomenon with the appearance given by the orbiting celestial body.
  2. A celestial body consisting mainly of ice, dust and gas in a (usually very eccentric) orbit around the Sun and having a "tail" of matter blown back from it by the solar wind as it approaches the Sun.
  3. Any of several species of hummingbird found in the Andes.


  1. A web application model in which a long-held HTTP request allows a web server to push data to a browser, without the browser explicitly requesting it.
  2. The fifth reindeer of Santa Claus.

comet frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word comet occurs in english on average 2.6 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.

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

1) life, nature, and living environment;

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