how to pronounce bulletproof


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bulletproof is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… address child abuse the bulletproof vest …”

meanings of bulletproof


  1. Unbreakable, very tough.
  2. Reliable, infallible, sturdy or error-tolerant.
  3. Capable of withstanding a direct shot by a bullet fired from a gun.


  1. To make proof against bullets.
  2. To make resistant to failure.

bulletproof frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word bulletproof occurs in english on average 0.6 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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