how to pronounce sombrero


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the above transcription of sombrero 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.

sombrero is pronounced in three syllables

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meanings of sombrero


  1. A mixed drink with coffee liqueur and cream.
  2. A kind of hat with a high conical or cylindrical crown and a saucer-shaped brim, highly embroidered, made of plush felt.
  3. A series of four consecutive strikes.

sombrero frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word sombrero occurs in english on average 0.1 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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