how to pronounce robe


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robe is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… than just we have my robe once a year or …”

meanings of robe


  1. A long loose outer garment, often signifying honorary stature.
  2. The largest and strongest tobacco leaves.
  3. A wardrobe, especially one built into a bedroom.
  4. The skin of an animal, especially the bison, dressed with the fur on, and used as a wrap.


  1. To put on official vestments.
  2. To clothe; to dress.

robe frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word robe occurs in english on average 4.4 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 robe 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 robe can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

words with pronunciation similar to robe


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