how to pronounce bromide


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the above transcription of bromide 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.

bromide is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… here we have hydrogen bromide and 3-3 …”

meanings of bromide


  1. A dull person with conventional thoughts.
  2. A dose of bromide taken as a sedative, or to reduce sexual appetite.
  3. A platitude.
  4. A print made on bromide paper.
  5. A binary compound of bromine and some other element or radical.

bromide frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word bromide 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.

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