how to pronounce cormorant


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cormorant is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… like a cormorant or loon but is equipped …”

meanings of cormorant


  1. Any of various medium-large black seabirds of the family Phalacrocoracidae, especially the great cormorant, Phalacrocorax carbo.
  2. A voracious eater.


  1. Ravenous, greedy.

cormorant frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word cormorant occurs in english on average 0.3 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 cormorant 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 cormorant can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

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