how to pronounce thoroughness


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thoroughness is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… without compromising the thoroughness of …”

meanings of thoroughness


  1. The state of being thorough.
  2. Attention to detail.

thoroughness frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word thoroughness occurs in english on average 1.2 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 thoroughness 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 thoroughness can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

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