how to pronounce garb


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the above transcription of garb 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.

garb is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… adopting the stereotypical garb and look …”

meanings of garb


  1. Fashion, style of dressing oneself up.
  2. A type of dress or clothing.
  3. A wheat sheaf.
  4. A measure of arrows in the Middle Ages.
  5. A guise, external appearance.


  1. To dress in garb.

garb frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word garb occurs in english on average 0.9 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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