how to pronounce lackey


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the above transcription of lackey 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.

lackey is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… sexy sexy Lackey so you know how when …”

meanings of lackey


  1. A footman, a liveried male servant.
  2. A fawning, servile follower.


  1. To toady, play the flunky.
  2. To attend, wait upon, serve obsequiously.


  1. A surname​.

lackey frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word lackey occurs in english on average 0.7 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 lackey 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 lackey can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

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