how to pronounce complicate

/ˈkɒm.plɪ.kɛɪt/

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complicate frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word complicate occurs in english on average 0.8 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.

complicate is pronounced in three syllables

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kɒmplɪkɛɪt

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

“… economy and would further complicate the …”

meaning of complicate

Complicate means to make more difficult or complex.

words with pronunciation similar to complicate

implicateexplicatesupplicateduplicatecompensatereplicate

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