how to pronounce slugs


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the above transcription of slugs 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.

slugs is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… replaced the guitars with slugs and if …”

meanings of slugs


  1. Plural of slug.
  2. Half-roasted ore.


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

slugs frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word slugs occurs in english on average 1.6 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.

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