how to pronounce marque


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the above transcription of marque 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.

marque is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… letter of marque from the Secretary of …”

meanings of marque


  1. A ship commissioned for making captures.
  2. A license to pass the limits of a jurisdiction, or boundary of a country, for the purpose of making reprisals; a letter of marque.
  3. A brand or make of a manufactured product, especially of a motor car (in contradistinction to a model).

marque frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word marque occurs in english on average 0.4 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 marque 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 marque can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

3) transport and travel;

words with pronunciation similar to marque


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