how to pronounce posy


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the above transcription of posy 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.

posy is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… harpin come here and lay a posy of …”

meanings of posy


  1. A verse of poetry, especially a motto or an inscription on a ring.
  2. A flower; a bouquet; a nosegay.

posy frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word posy occurs in english on average 0.7 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 posy 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 posy can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) leisure and entertainment;

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