how to pronounce uphill


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the above transcription of uphill 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.

uphill is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… downhill then uphill and back again but …”

meaning of uphill

Uphill means a slope that is going up.

uphill frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word uphill occurs in english on average 3.7 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 uphill 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 uphill can be often used in the following areas:

1) transport and travel;

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