how to pronounce monochrome


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the above transcription of monochrome 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.

monochrome is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… them as a monochrome like that the …”

meanings of monochrome


  1. A painting executed in shades of a single colour.
  2. A ceramic glaze of a single colour; an object so glazed.
  3. A black and white image, especially such a photograph.


  1. Representing colours with shades of gray.
  2. Having only one colour.

monochrome frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word monochrome occurs in english on average 1.2 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 monochrome 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 monochrome can be often used in the following areas:

1) leisure and entertainment;

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