how to pronounce glee


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the above transcription of glee 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.

glee is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… more frightening Glee the issue is …”

meaning of glee

Glee is a feeling of joy, excitement, or pleasure.

glee frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word glee occurs in english on average 1.7 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.

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

1) leisure and entertainment;

words with pronunciation similar to glee


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