how to pronounce icebreaker


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the above transcription of icebreaker 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.

icebreaker is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… complete icebreaker ready just go with …”

meanings of icebreaker


  1. A game, activity, humorous anecdote, etc., designed to relax a group of people to help them get to know each other.
  2. A lively song and dance routine at the start of a musical.
  3. A ship designed to break through ice so that it, or other ships coming behind, can navigate on frozen seas.

icebreaker frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word icebreaker 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 icebreaker 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 icebreaker can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) leisure and entertainment;

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