how to pronounce headroom


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the above transcription of headroom 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.

headroom is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… prevent cracking leave some Headroom in …”

meanings of headroom


  1. The vertical clearance above someone's head, as in a tunnel, doorway etc.
  2. The vertical measurement, top to bottom, for example for clearance under a bridge.
  3. The ability of a system to reproduce loud sounds free of distortion; dynamic headroom.
  4. The distance between the actual performance of an algorithm and its maximum possible performance.

headroom frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word headroom occurs in english on average 0.2 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 headroom 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 headroom can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

words that rhyme with headroom


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