how to pronounce cocoon

/kəˈkun/

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cocoon is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… not trying to keep a cocoon of sameness …”

meanings of cocoon

noun:

  1. Any similar protective case, whether real or metaphorical.
  2. The silky protective case spun by the larvae of some insects in which they metamorphose, the pupa.

verb:

  1. To envelop in a protective case.
  2. To withdraw into such a case.

words with pronunciation similar to cocoon

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