how to pronounce mono


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mono is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… I look I'm not always mono maniacally …”

meanings of mono


  1. A river in Togo.
  2. An alkaline desert lake, Mono Lake, in this county that has a unique ecosystem.
  3. A town in Ontario.
  4. The language of the Mono people of the Congo.
  5. The Numic language of the Mono people of California.
  6. An island in the Solomon Islands.
  7. A county of California, United States, see Mono County.


  1. An American Indian people of the central Sierra Nevada and neighboring Great Basin lands to the east in California.
  2. A bicycle or motorcycle trick where the front wheel is lifted off the ground while riding.
  3. Abbreviation of monomorphism.
  4. Clipping of mononucleosis.
  5. An ethnic group from the Congo.
  6. A monogamous person.


  1. Monochrome.
  2. Monoamorous, monogamous.
  3. Monosexual.
  4. Monaural or monophonic; having only a single audio channel.

mono frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word mono occurs in english on average 1.5 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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