how to pronounce husky


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the above transcription of husky 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.

husky is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… loved the adorable black husky with …”

meanings of husky


  1. Abounding with husks; consisting of husks.
  2. Burly, stout.
  3. Hoarse and rough-sounding.


  1. An Eskimo person.
  2. Any of several breeds of dogs used as sled dogs.


  1. Any of the languages of the Eskimo peoples.

husky frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word husky occurs in english on average 2.2 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 husky 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 husky can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

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