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coal pit

coal pit
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Transcription

    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [kohl pit]
    • /koʊl pɪt/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [kohl pit]
    • /koʊl pɪt/

Definitions of coal pit words

  • noun coal pit a pit where coal is dug. 1
  • noun coal pit a place where charcoal is made. 1

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Origin of coal pit

First appearance:

before 1050
One of the 6% oldest English words
before 1050; Middle English colpytte, Old English collpytt

Historical Comparancy

Parts of speech for Coal pit

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation

coal pit popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 48% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data about 52% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

coal pit usage trend in Literature

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