how to pronounce dado


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the above transcription of dado 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.

dado is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… something I dado something that she's …”

meanings of dado


  1. The rectangular channel in a board cut across the grain.
  2. The lower portion of an interior wall decorated differently from the upper portion.
  3. The section of a pedestal above the base.


  1. To cut a dado.
  2. To furnish with a dado.


  1. A surname​.

dado frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word dado occurs in english on average 0.5 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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