how to pronounce tot


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tot is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… fascinating place to visit for tot to …”

meanings of tot


  1. A foolish fellow.
  2. A small child.
  3. Tater tot.
  4. A measure of spirits, especially rum.
  5. Initialism of tip of the tongue.
  6. A total, an addition of a long column of figures.


  1. To sum or total.
  2. To mark (a debt) with the word tot (Latin for "so much"), indicating that it was good or collectible for the amount specified.


  1. Initialism of Trail of Tears.

tot frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

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

1) communication, information, and media;

words with pronunciation similar to tot


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