how to pronounce caraway


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the above transcription of caraway 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.

caraway is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… which is the caraway no stone curlew and …”

meanings of caraway


  1. A cake or sweetmeat containing caraway seeds.
  2. The seed-like fruit of the caraway plant.
  3. A biennial plant, Carum carvi, native to Europe and Asia, mainly grown for its seed to be used as a culinary spice.


  1. A surname​.

caraway frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word caraway occurs in english on average 0.2 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.

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

1) life, nature, and living environment;

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