how to pronounce malady


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the above transcription of malady 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.

malady is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… teach like a sense of malady I think …”

meanings of malady


  1. A moral or mental defect or disorder.
  2. Any ailment or disease of the body; especially, a lingering or deep-seated disorder.

malady frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word malady occurs in english on average 0.4 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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