how to pronounce peso


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the above transcription of peso 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.

peso is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… look I'm peso good oh you look much …”

meanings of peso


  1. The currency of various countries, including but not limited to Argentina, Chile, Mexico and the Philippines.
  2. A former unit of currency in Spain and Spain's colonies, worth 8 reales; the Spanish dollar.

peso frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word peso occurs in english on average 0.6 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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