how to pronounce trunks


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trunks is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… burned trunks trees on the right side of …”

meanings of trunks


  1. The game of nineholes.
  2. Trunk hose.
  3. Trunk briefs.
  4. Swimming trunks.
  5. Shorts or briefs used especially for sports.
  6. Plural of trunk.


  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of trunk.

trunks frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word trunks occurs in english on average 2.6 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 trunks 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 trunks can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

2) transport and travel;

words with pronunciation similar to trunks


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