how to pronounce bower

/ˈbaʊɚ/

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bower is pronounced in two syllables

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

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meanings of bower

noun:

  1. A muscle that bends a limb, especially the arm.
  2. A dwelling; a picturesque country cottage, especially one that is used as a retreat.
  3. A young hawk, when it begins to leave the nest.
  4. Either of the two highest trumps in euchre.
  5. A shady, leafy shelter or recess in a garden or woods.
  6. One who bows or bends.
  7. One who plays any of several bow instruments, such as the musical bow or diddley bow.
  8. A large structure made of grass and bright objects, used by the bower bird during courtship displays.
  9. A bedroom or private apartments, especially for a woman in a medieval castle.
  10. A type of ship's anchor, carried at the bow.
  11. A peasant; a farmer.

verb:

  1. To lodge.
  2. To embower; to enclose.

name:

  1. A surname​.

words with pronunciation similar to bower

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