how to pronounce bookshelf

/ˈbʊkˌʃɛlf/

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bookshelf is pronounced in two syllables

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bʊkʃɛlf

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

“… have to get a new bookshelf that's like …”

meanings of bookshelf

noun:

  1. A shelf or shelves for storing books for easy visual reference.

words with pronunciation similar to bookshelf

booksellerbookendbushelbombshellbookshop

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