how to pronounce bulbs


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the above transcription of bulbs 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.

bulbs is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… light bulbs telegraph wires and silicon …”

meanings of bulbs


  1. Plural of bulb.


  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of bulb.

bulbs frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word bulbs occurs in english on average 5.6 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 bulbs 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 bulbs can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

words with pronunciation similar to bulbs


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