how to pronounce prattle


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the above transcription of prattle 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.

prattle is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… less will prattle over shakespeare says …”

meanings of prattle


  1. To speak incessantly and in a childish manner; to babble.


  1. Silly, childish talk; babble.

prattle frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word prattle 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 prattle 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 prattle can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

words that rhyme with prattle


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