how to pronounce stringer


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the above transcription of stringer 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.

stringer is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… right and scott stringer called for …”

meanings of stringer


  1. A freelance correspondent not on the regular newspaper staff, especially one retained on a part-time basis to report on events in a particular place.
  2. A person who deliberately states that a certain bird is present when it is not; one who knowingly misleads other birders about the occurrence of a bird, especially a rarity.
  3. A horizontal timber that supports upright posts, or supports the hull of a vessel.
  4. A pallet or skid used when shipping less than truckload (LTL) freight. A platform typically constructed of timber or plastic designed such that freight may be stacked on top, able to be lifted by a forklift.
  5. A hard-hit ball.
  6. A libertine; a wencher.
  7. Someone who strings someone along.
  8. The side rail supporting the rungs of a ladder or the steps of a flight of stairs.
  9. Wooden strip running lengthwise down the centre of a surfboard, for strength.
  10. A small screw-hook to which piano strings are sometimes attached.
  11. A person who plays on a particular string.
  12. A cord or chain, sometimes with additional loops, that is threaded through the mouth and gills of caught fish.
  13. Someone who threads something; one who makes or provides strings, especially for bows.


  1. An occupational surname for a stringer.

stringer frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word stringer occurs in english on average 0.3 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 stringer 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 stringer can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) people, society, and culture;

3) transport and travel;

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