how to pronounce cilantro

/sɪˈlænˌtɹoʊ/

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The above transcription of cilantro 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.

cilantro is pronounced in three syllables

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sɪlæntɹoʊ

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

“… know jalapenos and cilantro and parsley …”

meanings of cilantro

noun:

  1. The stems and leaves of the coriander plant, Coriandrum sativum, used as a seasoning and garnish in cooking.

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