how to pronounce pincer


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the above transcription of pincer 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.

pincer is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… or greece allowing for a pincer movement …”

meanings of pincer


  1. Any object that resembles one half of a pair of pincers.


  1. To surround with a pincer attack.

pincer frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word pincer 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.

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