how to pronounce claret


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the above transcription of claret 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.

claret is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… boiled in claret this he suggested acted …”

meanings of claret


  1. A deep purplish-red colour, like that of the wine.
  2. Someone connected with Burnley Football Club, as a fan, player, coach etc.
  3. Blood.
  4. A dry red wine produced in the Bordeaux region of France, or a similar wine made elsewhere.


  1. Of a deep purplish-red colour, like that of claret.


  1. To drink claret.

claret frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word claret occurs in english on average 2.2 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.

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