how to pronounce mire


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the above transcription of mire 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.

mire is pronounced in two syllables

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

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meanings of mire


  1. To sink into mud.
  2. To cause or permit to become stuck in mud; to plunge or fix in mud.
  3. To soil with mud or foul matter.
  4. To weigh down.


  1. Deep mud; moist, spongy earth.
  2. An ant.
  3. An undesirable situation, a predicament.


  1. A surname​.

mire frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word mire occurs in english on average 1.1 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 mire 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 mire can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

words with pronunciation similar to mire


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