how to pronounce ankles


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the above transcription of ankles 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.

ankles is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… their ankles ooh la la and women not …”

meanings of ankles


  1. Plural of ankle.


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

ankles frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word ankles occurs in english on average 4.4 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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