how to pronounce cucumber


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the above transcription of cucumber 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.

cucumber is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… here still our cucumber sandwiches …”

meaning of cucumber

Cucumber is a vegetable.

cucumber frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word cucumber occurs in english on average 2.1 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.

topics cucumber 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 cucumber can be often used in the following areas:

1) food and health;

words with pronunciation similar to cucumber


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