how to pronounce aeroplane


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the above transcription of aeroplane 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.

aeroplane is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of aeroplane in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… joseph michelle not an aeroplane but a …”

meanings of aeroplane


  1. Any of various nymphalid butterflies, of various genera, having a slow gliding flight. Also called planes.
  2. An airfoil.
  3. A powered heavier-than-air aircraft with fixed wings.


  1. To fly in an aeroplane.
  2. To transport by aeroplane.

aeroplane frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word aeroplane occurs in english on average 5.4 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 aeroplane 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 aeroplane can be often used in the following areas:

1) transport and travel;

words with pronunciation similar to aeroplane


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