how to pronounce prelate


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the above transcription of prelate 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.

prelate is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… right reverend prelate the UK continues …”

meanings of prelate


  1. A clergyman of high rank and authority, having jurisdiction over an area or a group of people; normally a bishop.


  1. To act as a prelate.


  1. A village in Saskatchewan, Canada.

prelate frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word prelate 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 prelate 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 prelate can be often used in the following areas:

1) people, society, and culture;

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