how to pronounce lacquer


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the above transcription of lacquer 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.

lacquer is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… a high shine lacquer for the lips Bank …”

meanings of lacquer


  1. A similar finish, baked onto the inside of cans.
  2. A glossy, resinous material used as a surface coating; either a natural exudation of certain trees, or a solution of nitrocellulose in alcohol, etc.


  1. To apply a lacquer to something or to give something a smooth, glossy finish.

lacquer frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word lacquer occurs in english on average 1.4 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 lacquer 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 lacquer can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

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