how to pronounce obsession

/əbˈsɛʃ.ən/

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the above transcription of obsession 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.

obsession frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word obsession occurs in english on average 3.9 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.

obsession is pronounced in three syllables

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əbsɛʃən

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

“… players gave yes most obsession with …”

meanings of obsession

noun:

  1. A compulsive or irrational preoccupation.
  2. Influence or control by evil spirits without possession.
  3. An unhealthy fixation.

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