how to pronounce beck


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the above transcription of beck 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.

beck is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… above ground nbc's katie beck has more …”

meanings of beck


  1. Obsolete form of beak.
  2. A stream or small river.
  3. A vat.
  4. A significant nod, or motion of the head or hand, especially as a call or command.


  1. To nod or motion with the head.


  1. A surname​.

beck frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word beck occurs in english on average 5.4 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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