how to pronounce callow

/ˈkæloʊ/

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callow is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… Chanel vulva and callow sua she embraced …”

meanings of callow

adjective:

  1. Immature, lacking in life experience.
  2. Unfledged (of a young bird).
  3. Bald.
  4. Lacking color or firmness (of some kinds of insects or other arthropods, such as spiders, just after ecdysis); teneral.
  5. Of land: low-lying and liable to be submerged.
  6. Unburnt.
  7. Shallow or weak-willed.

noun:

  1. An alluvial flat.
  2. A callow or teneral phase of an insect or other arthropod, typically shortly after ecdysis, while the skin still is hardening, the colours have not yet become stable, and as a rule, before the animal is able to move effectively.
  3. A callow young bird.

name:

  1. A surname​.

words with pronunciation similar to callow

hallowtallowmallowshallowarrowcapowallowcalkilocalla

words that rhyme with callow

shallowtallowmallowhallow

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