how to pronounce postponement


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the above transcription of postponement 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.

postponement is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… there was a postponement it finally …”

meanings of postponement


  1. A delay, as a formal delay in a proceeding.

postponement frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word postponement occurs in english on average 2.7 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 postponement 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 postponement can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

words that rhyme with postponement


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