how to pronounce cross


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the above transcription of cross 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.

cross is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… still be quite cross with them but not …”

meaning of cross

A cross means a transverse piece of wood or metal used as a weapon or for decoration.

cross frequency in english - B1 level of CEFR

the word cross occurs in english on average 75.6 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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