how to pronounce patient


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the above transcription of patient 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.

patient is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… staff to focus on patient care the …”

meaning of patient

Patient means someone who is calm and willing to wait for a desired result.

patient frequency in english - A2 level of CEFR

the word patient occurs in english on average 82.3 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

words that rhyme with patient


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