how to pronounce gosh


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the above transcription of gosh 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.

gosh is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… and you go oh gosh you're a better man …”

meanings of gosh


  1. A mild expression of surprise or enthusiasm.

gosh frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word gosh occurs in english on average 7.8 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics gosh 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 gosh can be often used in the following areas:

1) people, society, and culture;

words with pronunciation similar to gosh


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