how to pronounce shucks


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the above transcription of shucks 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.

shucks is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… guy who was an awe shucks Texan Aggie …”

meanings of shucks


  1. Exclamatory response to a minor disappointment.
  2. A bashful expression of thanks.


  1. Plural of shuck.


  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of shuck.


  1. Plural of Shuck.

shucks frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word shucks 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.

topics shucks 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 shucks can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

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