how to pronounce toggle


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toggle is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… how cells toggle between these two …”

meanings of toggle


  1. A toggle switch.
  2. An appliance for transmitting force at right angles to its direction.
  3. A horizontal piece of wood that is placed on a door, flat, or other wooden structure, but is not on one of the edges of the structure.
  4. A rod-shaped button bound with slack to the fabric.
  5. A loop of webbing or a dowel affixed to the end of the steering/brake lines of a parachute providing the pilot with a means of control.
  6. A wooden or metal pin, short rod, crosspiece or similar, fixed transversely in the eye of a rope or chain to be secured to any other loop, ring, or bight, e.g. a sea painter to a lifeboat.


  1. To alternate between two positions using a single switch or lever.
  2. To fix like a toggle iron; to fix fast.
  3. To switch between alternate states.

toggle frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word toggle occurs in english on average 0.4 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 toggle 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 toggle can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

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