how to pronounce cows


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the above transcription of cows 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.

cows is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… it's guitars or cars or cows and the way …”

meanings of cows


  1. Alternative form of kouse.
  2. Plural of cow.


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

cows frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word cows occurs in english on average 10.2 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics cows 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 cows can be often used in the following areas:

1) food and health;

2) life, nature, and living environment;

words with pronunciation similar to cows


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