how to pronounce greyhound


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the above transcription of greyhound 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.

greyhound is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… tells the story of greyhound bus driver …”

meaning of greyhound

A greyhound is a breed of dog that is a sighthound.

greyhound frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word greyhound occurs in english on average 1.5 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 greyhound 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 greyhound can be often used in the following areas:

1) transport and travel;

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