how to pronounce fen

/ˈfɛn/

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fen is pronounced in one syllable

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“… shoot-down fen rears bottom jaw grabs …”

meanings of fen

noun:

  1. Fans; a plural form used by enthusiasts of science fiction, fantasy, and anime, partly from whimsy and partly to distinguish themselves from fans of sport, etc.
  2. A kind of mildew that grows on hops.
  3. A type of wetland fed by ground water and runoff, containing peat below the waterline, characteristically alkaline.
  4. A unit of currency in China, one-hundredth of a yuan.

interjection:

  1. Used in children's games to prevent or forestall another player's action; a check or bar.

words with pronunciation similar to fen

wrentenfeyfezfinnfainfayhenfarefawn

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