how to pronounce rustic


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the above transcription of rustic 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.

rustic is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… 12 rustic tent cabins for about 40 …”

meanings of rustic


  1. Unfinished or roughly finished.
  2. Country-styled or pastoral; rural.
  3. Simple; artless; unaffected.
  4. Crude, rough.


  1. A noctuoid moth.
  2. Any of various nymphalid butterflies having brown and orange wings, especially Cupha erymanthis.
  3. A (sometimes unsophisticated) person from a rural area.

rustic frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word rustic occurs in english on average 7.3 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 rustic 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 rustic can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

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