how to pronounce barracuda


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barracuda is pronounced in four syllables

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meanings of barracuda


  1. One who uses harsh or predatory means to compete.
  2. Any large marine fish of the genus Sphyraena that have elongated bodies, a projecting lower jaw, displaying prominent fang-shaped teeth, and are aggressive predators.

barracuda frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word barracuda occurs in english on average 0.3 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 barracuda 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 barracuda can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

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