how to pronounce scuffle


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the above transcription of scuffle 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.

scuffle frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word scuffle 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.

scuffle is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… breaks away from the scuffle fight …”

meanings of scuffle


  1. A Dutch hoe, manipulated by both pushing and pulling.
  2. A rough, disorderly fight or struggle at close quarters.
  3. A child's pinafore or bib.


  1. To walk with a shuffling gait.
  2. To fight or struggle confusedly at close quarters.
  3. To make a living with difficulty, getting by on a low income, to struggle financially.

words that rhyme with scuffle


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