how to pronounce burrows


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the above transcription of burrows 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.

burrows is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… and they make the burrows as a result of …”

meanings of burrows


  1. An English topographical surname, a variant of Burroughs.
  2. An unincorporated community in Indiana, United States.
  3. An unincorporated community in Saskatchewan, Canada.


  1. Plural of burrow.


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

burrows frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word burrows 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.

topics burrows 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 burrows can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

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