how to pronounce hodgepodge


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the above transcription of hodgepodge 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.

hodgepodge is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… work this is such a hodgepodge I have no …”

meanings of hodgepodge


  1. A hotchpotch; a collection containing a variety of miscellaneous things.
  2. A confused mass of ingredients shaken or mixed together in the same pot.


  1. To move or position in an erratic, disorganised manner.

hodgepodge frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word hodgepodge occurs in english on average 0 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 hodgepodge 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 hodgepodge can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) education, science, and technology;

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