how to pronounce deary


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the above transcription of deary 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.

deary is pronounced in three syllables

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

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meanings of deary


  1. A term of address for a female.
  2. A dear; a darling.

deary frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word deary occurs in english on average 0.1 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.

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