how to pronounce borer


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borer is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… but the borer you think about it the …”

meanings of borer


  1. A tedious person.
  2. The hagfish (Myxine).
  3. One of the many types of mollusc that bore into soft rock.
  4. An insect or insect larva that bores into wood.
  5. A tool used for drilling.
  6. A person who bores, who drills.


  1. A surname​.

borer frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word borer occurs in english on average 0.1 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 borer 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 borer can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

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