how to pronounce veneration


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the above transcription of veneration 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.

veneration is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… i share his veneration of uh of local …”

meanings of veneration


  1. Religious zeal, idolatry or devotion.
  2. Profound reverence, respect or awe.
  3. The act of venerating or the state of being venerated.

veneration frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word veneration occurs in english on average 0.8 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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