how to pronounce baguette


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the above transcription of baguette 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.

baguette is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… 1997 came the Fendi baguette the little …”

meanings of baguette


  1. A gem cut in such a shape.
  2. A variety of bread that is long and narrow in shape.
  3. A French person, or a person of French descent.
  4. One of the minute bodies seen in the divided nucleoli of some Infusoria after conjugation.
  5. A small molding, like the astragal, but smaller; a bead.
  6. A narrow, relatively long rectangular shape.

baguette frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word baguette occurs in english on average 2.2 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 baguette 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 baguette can be often used in the following areas:

1) food and health;

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