how to pronounce rat

/ɹæt/

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the above transcription of rat 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.

rat frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word rat occurs in english on average 6.4 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

rat is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… a bit like a drowned rat but I didn't I …”

meaning of rat

A rat is a small rodent.

words with pronunciation similar to rat

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