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acmic

ac·me
A a

Transcription

    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [ak-mee]
    • /ˈæk mi/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [ak-mee]
    • /ˈæk mi/

Definition of acmic word

  • noun acmic the highest point; summit; peak: The empire was at the acme of its power. 1

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Origin of acmic

First appearance:

before 1610
One of the 40% oldest English words
First recorded in 1610-20, acme is from the Greek word akmḗ point, highest point, extremity

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Parts of speech for Acmic

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation

acmic popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 88% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
This word is included in each student's vocabulary. Most likely there is at least one movie with this word in the title.

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