how to pronounce headboard


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the above transcription of headboard 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.

headboard is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… bed frame or like a headboard that much …”

meanings of headboard


  1. A panel, usually of metal, attached to the head of a fore-and-aft sail for additional strength.
  2. A vertical panel, either plain or upholstered, attached to the head of a bed.
  3. A grave marker made of wood.
  4. A board on the front of a train, carrying the train's name or that of the service it is on.

headboard frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word headboard occurs in english on average 2.2 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 headboard 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 headboard can be often used in the following areas:

1) transport and travel;

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