how to pronounce blackboard


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The above transcription of blackboard 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.

blackboard is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… along with blackboard swastika armbands …”

meanings of blackboard


  1. A large flat surface, finished with black slate or a similar material, that can be written upon with chalk and subsequently erased; a chalkboard.


  1. To use a blackboard to assist in an informal discussion.

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