how to pronounce chico


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the above transcription of chico 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.

chico is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… david chico i was gonna add to real …”

meanings of chico


  1. Sweet corn that has been cooked and dried on the cob.
  2. The fruit of the sapodilla, Manilkara zapota.
  3. A Latin-American boy; a Latino.


  1. A city in Texas, United States.
  2. A city in Butte County, California, United States.
  3. An unincorporated census-designated place in Washington, United States.

chico frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word chico occurs in english on average 1.2 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.

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