how to pronounce bloat

/bləʊt/

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bloat frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word bloat 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.

bloat is pronounced in two syllables

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bləʊt

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

“… dish bloat pastor sir two blokes it's a …”

meanings of bloat

verb:

  1. To preserve by slightly salting and lightly smoking.
  2. To fill soft substance with gas, water, etc.; to cause to swell.
  3. To become distended; to swell up.
  4. (veterinary medicine) to get an overdistended rumen, talking of a ruminant.
  5. To fill with vanity or conceit.
  6. To cause to become distended.

noun:

  1. Distention of the abdomen from death.
  2. Pathological overdistention of rumen with gas in a ruminant.
  3. Wasteful use of space or other resources.
  4. A worthless, dissipated fellow.

adjective:

  1. Bloated.

words with pronunciation similar to bloat

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