how to pronounce eagerness

/ˈiː.ɡə.nəs/

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the above transcription of eagerness 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.

eagerness frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word eagerness occurs in english on average 0.7 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.

eagerness is pronounced in three syllables

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ɡənəs

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

“… right honorable lady and my eagerness to …”

meanings of eagerness

noun:

  1. Tartness; sourness.
  2. The state or quality of being eager; ardent desire.

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