how to pronounce foulness


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the above transcription of foulness 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.

foulness is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… quite horrible to stop the foulness of …”

meanings of foulness


  1. An island off the east coast of Essex where the Thames estuary joins the North Sea.


  1. The state of being foul.

foulness frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word foulness occurs in english on average 0.4 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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