how to pronounce cheekbone


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the above transcription of cheekbone 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.

cheekbone is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… it shows more my cheekbone did I put it …”

meanings of cheekbone


  1. The small prominent bone of the cheek.

cheekbone frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word cheekbone occurs in english on average 0.2 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 cheekbone 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 cheekbone can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

words with pronunciation similar to cheekbone


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