how to pronounce boutique


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the above transcription of boutique 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.

boutique is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… varieties with their boutique essences …”

meanings of boutique


  1. A small shop, especially one that sells fashionable clothes, jewelry and the like.
  2. A film production company making only a few movies per year.
  3. A small shop located within a larger one.


  1. Specialized in bespoke or custom-made products or services for clientele in a niche market.

boutique frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word boutique occurs in english on average 8.5 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics boutique 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 boutique can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) leisure and entertainment;

words with pronunciation similar to boutique


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