how to pronounce deplete


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the above transcription of deplete 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.

deplete frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word deplete occurs in english on average 0.3 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.

deplete is pronounced in two syllables

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

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meanings of deplete


  1. To reduce by destroying or consuming the vital powers of; to exhaust, as a country of its strength or resources, a treasury of money, etc.
  2. To empty or unload, as the vessels of the human system, by bloodletting or by medicine.

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