how to pronounce incarnate


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incarnate is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… women were evil incarnate so that the …”

meanings of incarnate


  1. To incarn; to become covered with flesh, to heal over.
  2. To make carnal; to reduce the spiritual nature of.
  3. To embody in flesh, invest with a bodily, especially a human, form.
  4. To put into or represent in a concrete form, as an idea.


  1. Flesh-colored, crimson.
  2. Not in the flesh; spiritual.
  3. Embodied in flesh; given a bodily, especially a human, form; personified.

incarnate frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word incarnate 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.

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

1) life, nature, and living environment;

2) people, society, and culture;

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