how to pronounce caricature


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the above transcription of caricature 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.

caricature is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… and you just create a caricature or you …”

meanings of caricature


  1. A grotesque misrepresentation.
  2. A pictorial representation of someone in which distinguishing features are exaggerated for comic effect.


  1. To represent someone in an exaggerated or distorted manner.

caricature frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word caricature occurs in english on average 1.7 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 caricature 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 caricature can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) leisure and entertainment;

words with pronunciation similar to caricature


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