how to pronounce jowl


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jowl is pronounced in one syllable

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meanings of jowl


  1. The cheek; especially the cheek meat of a hog.
  2. The jaw, jawbone; especially one of the lateral parts of the mandible.
  3. A fold of fatty flesh under the chin, around the cheeks, or lower jaw (as a dewlap, wattle, crop, or double chin).
  4. Cut of fish including the head and adjacent parts.


  1. To throw, dash, or knock.

jowl frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word jowl occurs in english on average 0.3 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 jowl 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 jowl can be often used in the following areas:

1) food and health;

2) life, nature, and living environment;

words with pronunciation similar to jowl


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