how to pronounce ravel

/ˈɹæv.əl/

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The above transcription of ravel 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.

ravel is pronounced in two syllables

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ɹævəl

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

“… long but it was ravel xin a big long …”

meanings of ravel

verb:

  1. To become untwisted or unwoven.
  2. To undo the intricacies of; to disentangle or clarify.
  3. In the APL programming language, to reshape (a variable) into a vector.
  4. To pull apart (especially cloth or a seam); unravel.
  5. To tangle; entangle; entwine confusedly, become snarled; thus to involve; perplex; confuse.
  6. To become entangled.

noun:

  1. A snarl; a complication.
  2. A ravelled thread.

words with pronunciation similar to ravel

gravelcavilrafflerifflecamelapplecracklehacklewagglegaggle

words that rhyme with ravel

unravelgravelcavil

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