how to pronounce lipstick


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the above transcription of lipstick 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.

lipstick is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… mm-hmm that's clearly lipstick this is …”

meanings of lipstick


  1. Makeup for the lips.
  2. A stick of this make-up.


  1. To apply lipstick to; to paint with lipstick.

lipstick frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word lipstick occurs in english on average 9.4 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

words that rhyme with lipstick


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