how to pronounce champagne


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the above transcription of champagne 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.

champagne is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… or the celebratory champagne toast for …”

meanings of champagne


  1. A very pale brownish-gold colour, similar to that of champagne.
  2. A glass of champagne.
  3. Alternative form of champagne (French sparkling white wine from Champagne made with the méthode champenoise).
  4. Any sparkling white wine.
  5. Any sparkling wine made by the méthode champenoise.
  6. A sparkling white wine made from a blend of grapes, especially Chardonnay and pinot, produced in Champagne, France, by the méthode champenoise.


  1. A region and former province of France.
  2. A surname​.


  1. To drink champagne.
  2. To ply or treat with champagne.


  1. Of a very pale brownish-gold colour, similar to that of champagne.

champagne frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word champagne occurs in english on average 12.6 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 champagne 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 champagne can be often used in the following areas:

1) food and health;

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