how to pronounce seashell


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the above transcription of seashell 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.

seashell is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… you know the curls of a seashell or the …”

meanings of seashell


  1. A very light pink colour, like that of some seashells.
  2. The empty shell of a marine mollusk.


  1. Of a very light pink colour, like that of some seashell.

seashell frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word seashell occurs in english on average 0.5 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 seashell 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 seashell can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

words with pronunciation similar to seashell


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