how to pronounce refrigerator


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the above transcription of refrigerator 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.

refrigerator is pronounced in five syllables

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

“… itself a refrigerator-sized computer …”

meanings of refrigerator


  1. One who has a chilling influence.
  2. A household appliance used for keeping food fresh by refrigeration (short form fridge).

refrigerator frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word refrigerator occurs in english on average 13.1 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.

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