how to pronounce waterway


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the above transcription of waterway 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.

waterway is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… a waterway so it's much better to filter …”

meanings of waterway


  1. A body of water, such as a river, channel or canal, that is navigable.
  2. A conduit or watercourse, such as on the deck of a ship, to drain water.

waterway frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word waterway occurs in english on average 0.8 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 waterway 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 waterway can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

2) transport and travel;

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