how to pronounce drumstick


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the above transcription of drumstick 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.

drumstick is pronounced in two syllables

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

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meanings of drumstick


  1. The moringa or drumstick tree, Moringa oleifera, especially its slender, cylindrical pods.
  2. The second joint of the legbone of a chicken or other fowl, especially as an item of food.
  3. A stick used to play drums.

drumstick frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word drumstick occurs in english on average 0.7 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 drumstick 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 drumstick can be often used in the following areas:

1) food and health;

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