how to pronounce ignorant


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the above transcription of ignorant 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.

ignorant is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of ignorant in a speech by a native speaker of standard german:

“… hilft halte ich für ignorant und es …”

meanings of ignorant


  1. Ignorant.


  1. Ignorant person, ignoramus.

ignorant frequency in german - C2 level of CEFR

the word ignorant occurs in german on average 2.6 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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