how to pronounce crutches


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the above transcription of crutches 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.

crutches is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… choreographic moves using crutches that …”

meanings of crutches


  1. Plural of crutch.

crutches frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word crutches occurs in english on average 2 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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