how to pronounce wreath


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wreath is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… the wreath ceremony is now complete the …”

meanings of wreath


  1. An appendage to the shield, placed above it, and supporting the crest; an orle, a torse. It generally represents a twist of two cords of silk, one tinctured like the principal metal, the other like the principal color in the coat of arms.
  2. A defect in glass.
  3. An ornamental circular band made, for example, of plaited flowers and leaves, and used as decoration; a garland or chaplet, especially one given to a victor.
  4. Something twisted, intertwined, or curled.


  1. To wrap around something in a circle.
  2. To place an entwined circle of flowers upon or around something.
  3. To curl, writhe or spiral in the form of a wreath.

wreath frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word wreath occurs in english on average 6.6 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) leisure and entertainment;

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