how to pronounce hod


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the above transcription of hod 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.

hod is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… that his brother was still a HOD carrier …”

meanings of hod


  1. A receptacle for carrying coal, particularly one designed to facilitate loading coal or coke through the door of a firebox.
  2. A three-sided box for carrying bricks or other construction materials, often mortar. It bears a long handle and is carried over the shoulder.
  3. A bookmaker's bag.
  4. A pewterer's blowpipe.


  1. To bob up and down on horseback; jog.

hod frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word hod occurs in english on average 0.1 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 hod 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 hod can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

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