how to pronounce cotter


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the above transcription of cotter 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.

cotter is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… I'm from Cotter - let's have a you know …”

meanings of cotter


  1. A cotter pin.
  2. A peasant who performed labour in exchange for the right to live in a cottage.
  3. A pin or wedge inserted through a slot to hold machine parts together.


  1. To fasten with a cotter.


  1. A surname​.

cotter frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word cotter occurs in english on average 0.5 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 cotter 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 cotter can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

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