how to pronounce molasses


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the above transcription of molasses 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.

molasses is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… of blackstrap molasses which contains …”

meanings of molasses


  1. A thick brownish syrup produced in the refining of raw sugar.
  2. Plural of molasse.

molasses frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word molasses occurs in english on average 3.4 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 molasses 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 molasses can be often used in the following areas:

1) food and health;

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