how to pronounce decode

/diːˈkəʊd/

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the above transcription of decode 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.

decode frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word decode occurs in english on average 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.

decode is pronounced in three syllables

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dkəʊd

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

“… to help me decode this little wonder …”

meanings of decode

verb:

  1. To figure out something difficult to interpret.
  2. To convert from an encrypted form to plain text.

noun:

  1. Output from a program or device used to interpret communication protocols.
  2. A product of decoding.

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