how to pronounce lineman


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the above transcription of lineman 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.

lineman is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… first African American lineman to play …”

meanings of lineman


  1. A person who installs and repairs overhead cables (either power or telephone); a linesman.
  2. A player who specializes in play at the line of scrimmage.

lineman frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word lineman occurs in english on average 0.9 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 lineman 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 lineman can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) leisure and entertainment;

3) transport and travel;

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