how to pronounce screwdriver


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the above transcription of screwdriver 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.

screwdriver frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word screwdriver occurs in english on average 0.4 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.

screwdriver is pronounced in three syllables

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

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meanings of screwdriver


  1. A hand or machine tool which engages with the head of a screw and allows torque to be applied to turn the screw, thus driving it in or loosening it.
  2. A drink made of vodka and orange juice.

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