how to pronounce whisker

/ˈwɪskɚ/

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whisker is pronounced in two syllables

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

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meanings of whisker

noun:

  1. A hair of the beard.
  2. A graphic element that shows the maxima and minima in a box plot.
  3. The (very small) distance between two things.
  4. One who, or that which, whisks, or moves with a quick, sweeping motion.
  5. A small tendril that forms on metal.
  6. That part of the beard which grows upon the sides of the face, usually of the male, or upon the chin, or upon both.
  7. Spreaders from the bows to spread the bowsprit shrouds.
  8. One of the long, projecting hairs growing at the sides of the mouth of a cat, or other animal.

words with pronunciation similar to whisker

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