how to pronounce bristol


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bristol is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… University of Bristol to develop a …”

meanings of bristol


  1. A locality in Cornwall County, Jamaica.
  2. A small city, the county seat of Liberty County, Florida, United States.
  3. An unincorporated community in Pike Township, Perry County, Ohio, United States.
  4. A locality in Loreto department, Peru.
  5. Several places in the United States:.
  6. A borough of Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States.
  7. A census-designated place in Ellis County, Texas, United States.
  8. A municipality of the Ouataouais region, Quebec, Canada.
  9. A ghost town in Lake County, Michigan, United States.
  10. A former village in Carleton County, New Brunswick, Canada, merged into the town of Florenceville-Bristol in 2008.
  11. An unincorporated community in Prowers County, Colorado, United States.
  12. An unincorporated community in Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States.
  13. A town in Ontario County, New York, United States.
  14. A village in Kenosha County, Wisconsin, United States.
  15. A town in Addison County, Vermont, United States.
  16. A town in Lincoln County, Maine, United States.
  17. An independent city in Virginia, United States.
  18. A locality in Limón Province, Costa Rica.
  19. An unincorporated community in Bristol Township, Kendall County, Illinois, United States.
  20. An unincorporated community in Harrison County, West Virginia, United States.
  21. A former town in Kenosha County, Wisconsin, United States, disestablished in 2010; most of the town became the village of Bristol, while the remainder was annexed to the village of Pleasant Prairie.
  22. A town in Grafton County, New Hampshire, United States.
  23. An unincorporated community in Pierce County, Georgia, United States.
  24. A city in Sullivan County, Tennessee, United States.
  25. An unincorporated community in Kittitas County, Washington, United States.
  26. A city, a county and unitary authority in southwest England bordering Gloucestershire, Somerset and The River Severn.
  27. A town in Bristol County, Rhode Island, United States, and the traditional county seat.
  28. A town in Dane County, Wisconsin, United States.
  29. A community in the city of Independence, Jackson County, Missouri, United States.
  30. A town in Washington Township, Elkhart County, Indiana, United States.
  31. A surname​.
  32. A tiny city in Day County, South Dakota, United States.
  33. A suburban city in Hartford County, Connecticut, United States.
  34. Several places in Canada:.
  35. A community in Region of Queens Municipality, Nova Scotia, Canada.


  1. A woman's breast.
  2. Synonym of Bristol board (“kind of heavy paper").
  3. A shot that moves a whole pile of winks rather than just one.

bristol frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word bristol occurs in english on average 28.6 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics bristol 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 bristol can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) leisure and entertainment;

3) people, society, and culture;

words that rhyme with bristol


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