how to pronounce twerp


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twerp is pronounced in one syllable

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meanings of twerp


  1. A person who can be bullied playfully, or easily teased. Sometimes used as a pet-name (often for a younger sibling).
  2. A fool, a twit.
  3. A small or puny person; one regarded as insignificant, contemptible.

twerp frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

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

1) business and work;

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