how to pronounce mow


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the above transcription of mow 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.

mow is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… what get out mow the lawn look i'm doing …”

meanings of mow


  1. A shot played with a sweeping or scythe-like motion.
  2. The act of mowing (a garden, grass etc.).
  3. Initialism of meals on wheels.
  4. A stack of hay, corn, beans or a barn for the storage of hay, corn, beans.
  5. Alternative form of mew (a seagull).
  6. A scornful grimace; a wry face.
  7. The place in a barn where hay or grain in the sheaf is stowed.


  1. To cut down grass or crops.
  2. To cut down or slaughter in great numbers.
  3. To make grimaces, mock.
  4. To put into mows.

mow frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word mow occurs in english on average 1.8 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 mow 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 mow can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

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