how to pronounce ferryman


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the above transcription of ferryman 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.

ferryman is pronounced in three syllables

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meanings of ferryman


  1. Charon.
  2. A man who operates a ferry.

ferryman frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word ferryman occurs in english on average 0.2 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 ferryman 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 ferryman can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) people, society, and culture;

3) transport and travel;

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