how to pronounce ranger


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ranger is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… wallace on the on ranger number seven …”

meanings of ranger


  1. A character skilled in the use of ranged weapons.
  2. In some modern armies, an elite soldier, similar to special forces but often operating in larger units.
  3. A dog that beats the ground in search of game.
  4. A keeper, guardian, or soldier who ranges over a region (generally of wilderness) to protect the area or enforce the law.
  5. A roving robber; one who seeks plunder.
  6. That which separates or arranges; a sieve.
  7. (role-playing games) A warrior character, often with wilderness and stealth skill, who typically travels the countryside.
  8. A player on any of various teams called Rangers, such as the Texas Rangers (in baseball) or the New York Rangers (in ice hockey).
  9. One who ranges; a rover.


  1. To work as a ranger.


  1. A surname​.

ranger frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word ranger occurs in english on average 8.7 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics ranger 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 ranger can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) people, society, and culture;

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