how to pronounce nickels


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the above transcription of nickels 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.

nickels is pronounced in two syllables

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video examples of nickels pronunciation

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

“… pennies nickels and dimes hi I'm Dave …”

meanings of nickels


  1. Plural of nickel.


  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of nickel.


  1. A patronymic surname​.

nickels frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word nickels occurs in english on average 0.6 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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