how to pronounce cords


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the above transcription of cords 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.

cords is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… they made the cords or rope and that's …”

meanings of cords


  1. Plural of cord.
  2. Corduroys.


  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of cord.

cords frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word cords occurs in english on average 3.3 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 cords 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 cords can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

words with pronunciation similar to cords


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