how to pronounce waddle


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the above transcription of waddle 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.

waddle is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… expect to have to not to Waddle through …”

meanings of waddle


  1. A squat, swaying gait.


  1. To walk with short steps, tilting the body from side to side.


  1. A surname​.

waddle frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word waddle 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 waddle 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 waddle can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

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