how to pronounce crackle


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the above transcription of crackle 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.

crackle is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… the crackle of logs and …”

meanings of crackle


  1. A style of glaze giving the impression of many small cracks.
  2. A fizzing, popping sound.
  3. The fifth derivative of the position vector with respect to time (after velocity, acceleration, jerk, and jounce), i.e. the rate of change of jounce.


  1. To make a fizzing, popping sound.

crackle frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word crackle occurs in english on average 2.8 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 crackle 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 crackle can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

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