how to pronounce blooper


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The above transcription of blooper 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.

blooper is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… in fact she's even posted a blooper reel …”

meanings of blooper


  1. A fly ball that is weakly hit just over the infielders.
  2. A gaff-rigged fore-and-aft sail set from and aft of the aftmost mast of a square-rigged ship; a spanker.
  3. A filmed or videotaped outtake that has recorded an amusing accident and/or mistake.
  4. A radio which interferes with other radios, causing them to bloop (squeal loudly).
  5. A blunder, an error.

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