how to pronounce swish


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the above transcription of swish 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.

swish is pronounced in one syllable

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video examples of swish pronunciation

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

“… you know there's no magic swish you know …”

meaning of swish

Swish is the sound of something moving quickly through the air.

swish frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word swish occurs in english on average 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.

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

1) business and work;

2) life, nature, and living environment;

3) people, society, and culture;

words with pronunciation similar to swish


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