how to pronounce mesquite


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mesquite is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… or mesquite tree that it's the more in …”

meanings of mesquite


  1. A census-designated place in New Mexico.
  2. A ghost town in Borden County, Texas.
  3. A city in Clark County, Nevada.
  4. An unincorporated community in Imperial County, California.
  5. A city in Dallas County and Kaufman County, Texas; suburb of Dallas.


  1. The wood of these trees, used for smoking food, or charcoal made from this wood.
  2. Any of several deciduous trees of the genus Prosopis found in North America, and used as forage, which have long, beige seed/bean pods which may be dried and ground into a sweet, nutty flour.
  3. Country or land dominated by mesquite trees.

mesquite frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

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

1) life, nature, and living environment;

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