how to pronounce foe


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the above transcription of foe 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.

foe is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… see computers as future Friend or Foe is …”

meanings of foe


  1. A unit of energy equal to 10^44 joules.
  2. An enemy.
  3. Initialism of freedom of expression.
  4. Initialism of forces of evil.


  1. Initialism of Friends of the Earth.
  2. Initialism of Fraternal Order of Eagles.


  1. Hostile.

foe frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word foe occurs in english on average 3.2 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 foe 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 foe can be often used in the following areas:

1) people, society, and culture;

words with pronunciation similar to foe


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