how to pronounce metallic


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metallic is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… other metallic biomaterials so a …”

meanings of metallic


  1. Harsh, as if coming from two metals striking one another.
  2. Of, relating to, or characteristic of metal.
  3. Made of or containing metal.
  4. Having the appearance of being of polished metal.


  1. A metallic color.

metallic frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word metallic occurs in english on average 6.9 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 metallic


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