how to pronounce daffodil


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the above transcription of daffodil 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.

daffodil is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… and it goes right through daffodil hill …”

meanings of daffodil


  1. A brilliant yellow color, like that of a daffodil.
  2. A bulbous plant of the genus Narcissus, with yellow flowers and a trumpet shaped corona, especially Narcissus pseudonarcissus, the national flower of Wales.


  1. Of a brilliant yellow color, like that of a daffodil.


  1. A female given name from English.

daffodil frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word daffodil occurs in english on average 1.9 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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