how to pronounce zig


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the above transcription of zig 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.

zig is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… good man hey Zig annette's hey second X …”

meanings of zig


  1. A sudden or sharp turn or change of direction.


  1. To make such a turn.

zig frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word zig occurs in english on average 1.7 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 zig 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 zig can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

words with pronunciation similar to zig


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