how to pronounce hicks


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the above transcription of hicks 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.

hicks is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… well how about hope Hicks White House …”

meanings of hicks


  1. A patronymic surname derived from Hick, a medieval diminutive of Richard.


  1. Plural of hick.


  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of hick.

hicks frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word hicks occurs in english on average 2.6 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.

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