how to pronounce alligators


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the above transcription of alligators 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.

alligators is pronounced in four syllables

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An example use of alligators in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… Carolina where we have alligators on the …”

meanings of alligators


  1. Plural of alligator.


  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of alligator.

alligators frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word alligators occurs in english on average 0.7 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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