how to pronounce scrubbed


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the above transcription of scrubbed 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.

scrubbed is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… and scrubbed your hands pink brillo pads …”

meanings of scrubbed


  1. With hands washed according to operating room protocol and wearing sterile gown and sterile gloves.
  2. Dwarfed or stunted; scrubby.


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of scrub.

scrubbed frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word scrubbed occurs in english on average 1.9 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 scrubbed 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 scrubbed can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

words that rhyme with scrubbed


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