how to pronounce rive


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the above transcription of rive 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.

rive is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… nearby peak with ruins to Rive all the …”

meanings of rive


  1. To break apart; to split.
  2. To use a technique of splitting or sawing wood radially from a log (e.g. clapboards).
  3. To land.
  4. To pierce or cleave with a weapon.
  5. To burst open; explode; discharge.
  6. To tear apart by force; to rend; to split; to cleave.


  1. A place torn; a rent; a rift.
  2. A bank or shore.

rive frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

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

1) life, nature, and living environment;

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