how to pronounce tansy


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the above transcription of tansy 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.

tansy is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… mrs. tansy that man was very interesting …”

meanings of tansy


  1. A herbaceous plant with yellow flowers, of the genus Tanacetum, especially Tanacetum vulgare.
  2. A dish common in the seventeenth century, made of eggs, sugar, rose water, cream, and the juice of herbs (including tansy), baked with butter in a shallow dish. "Originally flavoured with tansy, but by Pepys's time generally having spinach as its predominant flavouring.".


  1. A female given name from English.

tansy frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word tansy occurs in english on average 0.2 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 tansy 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 tansy can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

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