how to pronounce gauntlet


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the above transcription of gauntlet 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.

gauntlet is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… to throw down the gauntlet on this …”

meaning of gauntlet

Gauntlet is a piece of armor that protects the forearm and hand.

gauntlet frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word gauntlet occurs in english on average 1.4 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.

words that rhyme with gauntlet


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