how to pronounce silverware


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the above transcription of silverware 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.

silverware is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… plastic silverware and single use bags …”

meanings of silverware


  1. Anything with a silvery colour.
  2. Anything made from silver.
  3. Trophies, success in a competition.
  4. Knives, forks and spoons.

silverware frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word silverware occurs in english on average 1.2 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 silverware 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 silverware can be often used in the following areas:

1) leisure and entertainment;

words with pronunciation similar to silverware


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