how to pronounce henchman


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the above transcription of henchman 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.

henchman is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… see he sent out his henchman to reveal …”

meanings of henchman


  1. An assistant member of a criminal gang.
  2. A person who supports a political figure chiefly out of selfish interests.
  3. A page to a prince or other person of high rank.
  4. A loyal and trusted follower or subordinate.

henchman frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word henchman 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.

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

1) business and work;

2) people, society, and culture;

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