how to pronounce demo


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demo is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… while PFT you've got a demo course down …”

meanings of demo


  1. A demonstration or visual explanation.
  2. An edition of limited functionality to give the user an example of how the program works.
  3. A recording of a song meant to demonstrate its overall sound for the purpose of getting it published or recorded more fully.
  4. A democrat.
  5. A non-interactive audiovisual computer program developed by enthusiasts to demonstrate the capabilities of the machine. See demoscene.
  6. Demolition.
  7. A demographic group.
  8. A march or gathering to make a political protest.
  9. An example of a product used for demonstration and then sold at a discount.


  1. To demonstrate.
  2. To record a demo version of a song, usually not intended for commercial release.
  3. To demolish (especially a house or fixture).

demo frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word demo occurs in english on average 2.3 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 demo 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 demo can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) education, science, and technology;

3) leisure and entertainment;

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