how to pronounce corduroy

/ˈkɔːɹdɚˌɔɪ/

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corduroy frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word corduroy occurs in english on average 0 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.

corduroy is pronounced in three syllables

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kɔːɹdɚɔɪ

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

“… call them corduroy roads and it was …”

meanings of corduroy

noun:

  1. Cheap and poor-quality whiskey.
  2. A heavy fabric, usually made of cotton, with vertical ribs.
  3. A pattern on snow resulting from the use of a snow groomer to pack snow and improve skiing, snowboarding and snowmobile trail conditions. Corduroy is widely regarded as a good surface on which to ski or ride.

verb:

  1. To make (a road) by laying down split logs or tree-trunks over a marsh, swamp etc.

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