how to pronounce lethargy


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the above transcription of lethargy 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.

lethargy is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… to motivate myself and lethargy and my …”

meanings of lethargy


  1. A state of extreme torpor or apathy, especially with lack of emotion or interest; loosely, sluggishness, laziness.
  2. A condition characterized by extreme fatigue or drowsiness, or prolonged sleep patterns.

lethargy frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word lethargy occurs in english on average 1.3 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 lethargy 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 lethargy can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

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