how to pronounce cone

/ˈkoʊn/

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cone is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… increasingly the Southern Cone the …”

meanings of cone

noun:

  1. A traffic cone.
  2. Anything shaped like a cone.
  3. A space formed by taking the direct product of a given space with a closed interval and identifying all of one end to a point.
  4. A passenger on a cruise ship (so-called by employees after traffic cones, from the need to navigate around them).
  5. A shell of the genus Conus, having a conical form.
  6. Any of the small cone-shaped structures in the retina.
  7. An object V together with an arrow going from V to each object of a diagram such that for any arrow A in the diagram, the pair of arrows from V which subtend A also commute with it. (Then V can be said to be the cone's vertex and the diagram which the cone subtends can be said to be its base.).
  8. A surface of revolution formed by rotating a segment of a line around another line that intersects the first line.
  9. A solid of revolution formed by rotating a triangle around one of its altitudes.
  10. The fruit of a conifer.
  11. A unit of volume, applied solely to marijuana and only while it is in a smokable state; roughly 1.5 cubic centimetres, depending on use.
  12. The bowl piece on a bong.
  13. A set of formal languages with certain desirable closure properties, in particular those of the regular languages, the context-free languages and the recursively enumerable languages.
  14. The process of smoking cannabis in a bong.
  15. An ice cream cone.
  16. A cone-shaped cannabis joint.
  17. A cone-shaped flower head of various plants, such as banksias and proteas.

verb:

  1. To form a cone shape.
  2. To fashion into the shape of a cone.
  3. To segregate or delineate an area using traffic cones.

name:

  1. A surname​.

words with pronunciation similar to cone

cokeboneconescoalcolesewntonekohlknownphone

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