how to pronounce balsamic


audio example by a male speaker

audio example by a female speaker

the above transcription of balsamic 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.

balsamic is pronounced in three syllables

press buttons with phonetic symbols to learn how to precisely pronounce each sound of balsamic

example pitch curve for pronunciation of balsamic


test your pronunciation of balsamic

press the "test" button to check how closely you can replicate the pitch of a native speaker in your pronunciation of balsamic

video examples of balsamic pronunciation

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

“… add some zip with balsamic vinegar or …”

meanings of balsamic


  1. Having the health-giving properties of balsam; soothing, restorative.
  2. Producing balsam.
  3. Having the pleasant odour of balsam; balmy, fragrant.


  1. A balsamic vinegar.

balsamic frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word balsamic 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.

words that rhyme with balsamic


Did this page help you?