how to pronounce narrate


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the above transcription of narrate 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.

narrate is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… walls narrate the history of humankind …”

meanings of narrate


  1. To give an account.
  2. To relate (a story or series of events) in speech or writing.

narrate frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word narrate occurs in english on average 0.2 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 narrate 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 narrate can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

words with pronunciation similar to narrate


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