how to pronounce anchorman


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anchorman is pronounced in three syllables

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meanings of anchorman


  1. The most reliable runner in a relay team, usually the one that runs last.
  2. The person on a ship in charge of the anchor.
  3. The main host of a television or radio program, particularly one relating to the broadcast of news.

anchorman frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word anchorman occurs in english on average 0.2 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.

topics anchorman can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that anchorman can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) people, society, and culture;

words with pronunciation similar to anchorman


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