how to pronounce cakewalk


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The above transcription of cakewalk 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.

cakewalk is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… was a cakewalk that year aged just 28 …”

meanings of cakewalk


  1. The style of music associated with such a contest.
  2. The dance, or strutting style of dance associated with such a contest.
  3. A contest in which cake was offered for the best dancers.
  4. Something that is easy or simple, or that does not present a great challenge.


  1. To perform the cakewalk dance.

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