how to pronounce sojourn


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the above transcription of sojourn 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.

sojourn is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… repeating the same general sojourn from …”

meanings of sojourn


  1. A temporary residence.
  2. A short stay somewhere.


  1. To reside somewhere temporarily, especially as a guest or lodger.

sojourn frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word sojourn occurs in english on average 1 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 sojourn 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 sojourn can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

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