how to pronounce brawn


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brawn is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… of a brute all brawn no brain but …”

meanings of brawn


  1. Strong muscles or lean flesh, especially of the arm, leg or thumb.
  2. Head cheese; a terrine made from the head of a pig or calf; originally boar's meat.
  3. A boar.
  4. Physical strength; muscularity.


  1. Become fat, especially of a boar.
  2. Make fat, especially of a boar.


  1. A surname​.

brawn frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word brawn occurs in english on average 0.5 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.

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