how to pronounce besom


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the above transcription of besom 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.

besom is pronounced in two syllables

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meanings of besom


  1. A troublesome woman.
  2. A broom made from a bundle of twigs tied onto a shaft.
  3. Any cleansing or purifying agent.


  1. To sweep.

besom frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word besom occurs in english on average 0.1 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.

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