how to pronounce hovercraft


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the above transcription of hovercraft 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.

hovercraft is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… the lcac is a high-speed hovercraft that …”

meanings of hovercraft


  1. A vehicle supported on a cushion of air, able to traverse many different types of terrain and travel over water, used for transport.

hovercraft frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word hovercraft 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 hovercraft 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 hovercraft can be often used in the following areas:

1) transport and travel;

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