how to pronounce chigger


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chigger is pronounced in two syllables

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meanings of chigger


  1. A chigoe (Tunga penetrans), a kind of flea found in tropical climates.
  2. An East Asian person who behaves in ways similar to a stereotypical urban African American.
  3. A harvest mite, a very small, red mite endemic to the Midwestern and Southeastern US, the infestation of which causes intense itching.

chigger frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word chigger occurs in english on average 0 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 chigger 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 chigger can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

words with pronunciation similar to chigger


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