how to pronounce turntable


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turntable is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… after all one giant turntable and the …”

meanings of turntable


  1. A rotating platform placed in a circular pit, used for turning locomotives, cars, or trucks.
  2. The circular rotating platform of a record player or a disk jockey's console on which the record rests during play;, a record player.
  3. A circular rotating platform.


  1. To rotate or turn around using, or as if using, a turntable.
  2. To play (a record) using a turntable.
  3. To manipulate sound using turntables; to perform turntablism.

turntable frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word turntable occurs in english on average 1.1 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 turntable 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 turntable can be often used in the following areas:

1) leisure and entertainment;

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