how to pronounce bayonet


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the above transcription of bayonet 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.

bayonet is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… inhumane than a bayonet or a 50 caliber …”

meaning of bayonet

Bayonet is a long, thin, pointed weapon with a sharpened edge on one side and a socket for a handle on the other.

bayonet frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word bayonet occurs in english on average 0.4 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.

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