how to pronounce backboard


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the above transcription of backboard 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.

backboard is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… there is a backboard out of a sting …”

meanings of backboard


  1. A flat vertical wall with the image of a tennis net drawn or painted on it. Designed to practice hitting against such that the ball bounces back.
  2. The port or larboard side of a ship.
  3. A spine board.
  4. A board placed at the back of a cart, boat, etc.
  5. The flat vertical surface to which the basket is attached.

backboard frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word backboard occurs in english on average 0.1 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 backboard 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 backboard can be often used in the following areas:

1) transport and travel;

words that rhyme with backboard


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