how to pronounce colonnade


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the above transcription of colonnade 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.

colonnade is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… in the valley gardens the colonnade and …”

meanings of colonnade


  1. A regular row of anything, such as trees.
  2. A peristyle.
  3. A portico or stoa.
  4. A series of columns at regular intervals.

colonnade frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word colonnade occurs in english on average 1.1 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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