how to pronounce wooden


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the above transcription of wooden 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.

wooden is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… sailors on big old wooden ships would …”

meanings of wooden


  1. As if made of wood; moving awkwardly, or speaking with dull lack of emotion.
  2. Made of wood.


  1. A surname​.

wooden frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word wooden occurs in english on average 29.6 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics wooden 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 wooden can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

words with pronunciation similar to wooden


words that rhyme with wooden


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