how to pronounce summarize


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summarize is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… like justjust just summarize it briefly …”

meanings of summarize


  1. To give a recapitulation of the salient facts; to recapitulate or review.
  2. To prepare a summary of (something).

summarize frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

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

1) communication, information, and media;

2) education, science, and technology;

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