how to pronounce dreg


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dreg is pronounced in one syllable

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meanings of dreg


  1. Sediment in a liquid.
  2. Scum; filth.
  3. By extension, the lowest and most worthless part of something.

dreg frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word dreg occurs in english on average 0 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 dreg 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 dreg can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) life, nature, and living environment;

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