how to pronounce rhombus


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the above transcription of rhombus 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.

rhombus is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… shape is what's called a rhombus one of …”

meanings of rhombus


  1. In early Greek religion, an instrument whirled on the end of a string similar to a bullroarer.
  2. (geometry) A parallelogram having all sides of equal length.
  3. Any of several flatfishes, including the brill and turbot, once considered part of the genus Rhombus, now in Scophthalmus.
  4. The rhombus diamond, as one of the suits seen in a deck of playing cards ( or ).
  5. Snails, now in genus Conus or family Conidae.

rhombus frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word rhombus occurs in english on average 0.2 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 rhombus 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 rhombus can be often used in the following areas:

1) food and health;

2) life, nature, and living environment;

words with pronunciation similar to rhombus


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