how to pronounce veil


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the above transcription of veil 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.

veil is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… and try to to kind of push the veil over …”

meaning of veil

Veil is a piece of cloth that covers the head and face.

veil frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word veil occurs in english on average 4.9 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.

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