how to pronounce fairway


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fairway is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… schools and Stevens RC fairway primary …”

meanings of fairway


  1. Any tract of land free from obstacles.
  2. A navigable channel in a harbour, offshore etc; the usual course taken by vessels in such places.
  3. A channel either from offshore, in a river, or in a harbor that has enough depth to accommodate the draft of large vessels. (JP 4-01.6).
  4. The area between the tee and the green, where the grass is cut short.

fairway frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word fairway occurs in english on average 1.8 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 fairway 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 fairway can be often used in the following areas:

1) transport and travel;

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