how to pronounce motherhood


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the above transcription of motherhood 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.

motherhood is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… delivering babies and motherhood that …”

meanings of motherhood


  1. Mothers, considered as a group.
  2. The state of being a mother.

motherhood frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word motherhood occurs in english on average 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.

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