how to pronounce windfall


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the above transcription of windfall 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.

windfall frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word windfall occurs in english on average 0.3 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.

windfall is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… time to make windfall gains by the …”

meanings of windfall


  1. Something that has been blown down by the wind.
  2. A fruit that has fallen from a tree naturally, as from wind.
  3. A sudden large benefit; especially, a sudden or unexpected large amount of money, as from lottery or sweepstakes winnings or an unexpected inheritance or gift.

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