how to pronounce boor


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the above transcription of boor 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.

boor is pronounced in one syllable

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meanings of boor


  1. An uncultured person.
  2. A Boer, white South African of Dutch or Huguenot descent.
  3. A yokel, country bumpkin.
  4. A peasant.

boor frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word boor occurs in english on average 0.2 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.

topics boor can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that boor can be often used in the following areas:

1) people, society, and culture;

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