how to pronounce eggshell

/ˈɛɡˌʃɛl/

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eggshell is pronounced in two syllables

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ɛɡʃɛl

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

“… the bar and coffee grinds an eggshell so …”

meanings of eggshell

adjective:

  1. Very matt, having a low reflexivity, like an eggshell.
  2. Of a pale yellowish-whitish colour, like that of the eggshell.
  3. Exhibiting the thinness, translucency or near-transparency, and fragility of an eggshell; as in eggshell porcelain.

noun:

  1. The shell around an egg.
  2. A pale off-white colour, like that of the eggshell.

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