how to pronounce condemnation


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condemnation is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… and there was a massive condemnation of …”

meanings of condemnation


  1. The process by which a public entity exercises its powers of eminent domain.
  2. The ground or reason of condemning.
  3. The act of judicially condemning, or adjudging guilty, unfit for use, or forfeited; the act of dooming to punishment or forfeiture.
  4. The act of condemning or pronouncing to be wrong.
  5. The state of being condemned.

condemnation frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word condemnation occurs in english on average 4.5 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 condemnation 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 condemnation can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) people, society, and culture;

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