how to pronounce innovate


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innovate is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… another requires they innovate and that …”

meanings of innovate


  1. To introduce (something) as new.
  2. To alter, to change into something new; to revolutionize.
  3. To introduce something new to a particular environment; to do something new.

innovate frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word innovate occurs in english on average 0.9 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 innovate 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 innovate can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

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