how to pronounce seven


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the above transcription of seven 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.

seven is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… we'll be five times seven I just want to …”

meanings of seven


  1. A numerical value equal to 7; the number following six and preceding eight. This many dots: (•••••••).
  2. Describing a group or set with seven elements.


  1. A card bearing seven pips.
  2. The digit/figure 7 or an occurrence thereof.


  1. A river in North Yorkshire, England that flows through Rosedale to join the Rye.

seven frequency in english - A1 level of CEFR

the word seven occurs in english on average 173.5 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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