how to pronounce lumber


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the above transcription of lumber 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.

lumber is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… as the price of lumber nahb released a …”

meaning of lumber

Lumber is wood that is cut into boards, logs, or other shapes.

lumber frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word lumber occurs in english on average 2.9 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.

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