how to pronounce swoosh


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the above transcription of swoosh 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.

swoosh is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… nike swoosh i have no idea what shape we …”

meanings of swoosh


  1. A pattern or logo suggesting a swooshing movement.
  2. A swooshing movement or sound.


  1. To move with a rushing or swirling sound.

swoosh frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word swoosh 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 swoosh 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 swoosh can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

words with pronunciation similar to swoosh


words that rhyme with swoosh


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