how to pronounce baggage


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the above transcription of baggage 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.

baggage is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… see that baggage come out so physically …”

meanings of baggage


  1. A woman.
  2. An army's portable equipment; its baggage train.
  3. Luggage; traveling equipment.
  4. Factors, especially psychological ones, which interfere with a person's ability to function effectively.

baggage frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word baggage occurs in english on average 6.6 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics baggage 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 baggage can be often used in the following areas:

1) transport and travel;

words with pronunciation similar to baggage


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