how to pronounce extinguisher


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the above transcription of extinguisher 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.

extinguisher is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… co2 extinguisher boom fire's gone …”

meanings of extinguisher


  1. A fire extinguisher.
  2. A small hollow conical instrument for putting out a candle.
  3. One who, or that which, extinguishes something.

extinguisher frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word extinguisher occurs in english on average 0.8 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 extinguisher 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 extinguisher can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

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