how to pronounce mullet


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mullet is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… top there's the gray mullet all sorts of …”

meanings of mullet


  1. The rowel of a spur.
  2. A fool.
  3. Any of several species of freshwater fish in the sucker family (especially in the genus Moxostoma, the redhorses).
  4. A person who mindlessly follows a fad, a trend, or a leader.
  5. A fish of the family Mullidae (order Syngnathiformes), especially the genus Mullus (the red mullets or goatfish).
  6. A fish of the family Mugilidae (order Mugiliformes) (the grey mullets).
  7. A star with straight edges and usually with five or six points.
  8. A hairstyle where the hair is kept short on the top and sides and long at the back.


  1. A surname​.

mullet frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word mullet occurs in english on average 0.3 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 mullet 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 mullet can be often used in the following areas:

1) food and health;

2) life, nature, and living environment;

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