how to pronounce rookies


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the above transcription of rookies 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.

rookies is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… usually rookies have a a good go first …”

meanings of rookies


  1. Plural of rookie.

rookies frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word rookies occurs in english on average 0.9 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 rookies 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 rookies can be often used in the following areas:

1) people, society, and culture;

words that rhyme with rookies


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