how to pronounce toffee


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the above transcription of toffee 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.

toffee is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… the toffee chocolate chip thing is just …”

meanings of toffee


  1. A small, individual piece of toffee.
  2. Any kind of sweets; candy.
  3. A type of confectionery made by boiling sugar (or treacle, etc) with butter or milk, then cooling the mixture so that it becomes hard.
  4. A fan or member of Everton F.C..


  1. To coat in toffee.

toffee frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word toffee occurs in english on average 3.9 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 toffee 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 toffee can be often used in the following areas:

1) food and health;

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