how to pronounce moat


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the above transcription of moat 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.

moat is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… a 10-foot moat inches from the property …”

meaning of moat

A moat is a ditch, usually filled with water, that surrounds a castle, fortress, or other fortified building.

moat frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word moat occurs in english on average 2.8 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.

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