how to pronounce erode


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the above transcription of erode 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.

erode is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… could kill for erode and it never really …”

meanings of erode


  1. To wear away by abrasion, corrosion or chemical reaction.
  2. To destroy gradually by an ongoing process.

erode frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word erode occurs in english on average 1.1 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.

topics erode 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 erode can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) life, nature, and living environment;

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