how to pronounce brakeman


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The above transcription of brakeman 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.

brakeman is pronounced in two syllables

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meanings of brakeman


  1. A railroad employee responsible for a train's brakes, couplings etc.
  2. A person who pulls the brake lever in the sport of bobsleigh.
  3. A person employed to work the steam engine or other machinery that raises the coal from the mine.

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