how to pronounce woof


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the above transcription of woof 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.

woof is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… right woof who knows exactly we don't …”

meanings of woof


  1. Initialism of well-off older folks.
  2. A fabric; the texture of a fabric.
  3. The set of yarns placed crosswise in a loom, interlaced with the warp, carried by the shuttle; weft.
  4. Initialism of work on an organic farm.
  5. The sound a dog makes when barking.


  1. Expression of strong physical attraction for someone.
  2. The sound of a dog barking.


  1. To make a woofing sound.

woof frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word woof occurs in english on average 1.6 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 woof 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 woof can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

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