how to pronounce growl


audio example by a male speaker

audio example by a female speaker

the above transcription of growl 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.

growl is pronounced in one syllable

press buttons with phonetic symbols to learn how to precisely pronounce each sound of growl

example pitch curve for pronunciation of growl


test your pronunciation of growl

press the "test" button to check how closely you can replicate the pitch of a native speaker in your pronunciation of growl

video examples of growl pronunciation

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

“… is a game I might growl but I am not …”

meaning of growl

Growl is a sound made by a dog or other animal when it is angry or threatening.

growl frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word growl occurs in english on average 2.1 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 with pronunciation similar to growl


Did this page help you?