how to pronounce ploy

/ˈplɔɪ/

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the above transcription of ploy 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.

ploy frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word ploy occurs in english on average 1.3 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.

ploy is pronounced in one syllable

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plɔɪ

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

“… or scrambling to read the ploy of the …”

meaning of ploy

A ploy is a deceptive or dishonest act.

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