how to pronounce launder


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launder is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… perpetuated by the rich to launder money …”

meanings of launder


  1. A trough used by miners to receive powdered ore from the box where it is beaten, or for carrying water to the stamps, or other apparatus for comminuting (sorting) the ore.
  2. A trough or channel carrying water to the wheel of a watermill.
  3. A gutter (for rainwater).
  4. A washerwoman or washerman.


  1. To disguise the source of (ill-gotten wealth) by various means.
  2. To wash; to wash, and to smooth with a flatiron or mangle; to wash and iron.
  3. To lave; to wet.

launder frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

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

1) business and work;

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