how to pronounce insurrection


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insurrection is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… 1792 insurrection or was it something …”

meanings of insurrection


  1. A violent uprising of part or all of a national population against the government or other authority.

insurrection frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word insurrection occurs in english on average 1.5 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.

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