how to pronounce crimson


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the above transcription of crimson 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.

crimson is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… his tunic was crimson his armor was …”

meanings of crimson


  1. Immodest.
  2. Having a deep red colour.


  1. To dye with crimson or deep red; to redden.
  2. To become crimson or deep red; to blush.


  1. A deep, slightly bluish red.

crimson frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word crimson occurs in english on average 3.5 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.

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