how to pronounce bloodhound


audio example by a male speaker

audio example by a female speaker

the above transcription of bloodhound 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.

bloodhound is pronounced in two syllables

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

example pitch curve for pronunciation of bloodhound


test your pronunciation of bloodhound

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

video examples of bloodhound pronunciation

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

“… changed forever buck my bloodhound came …”

meaning of bloodhound

Bloodhound is a type of dog that is used to track people by scent.

bloodhound frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word bloodhound 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.

Did this page help you?