how to pronounce scabbard


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the above transcription of scabbard 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.

scabbard is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… or scabbard the thing that would cover a …”

meanings of scabbard


  1. The sheath of a sword.


  1. To put an object (especially a sword) into its scabbard.

scabbard frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word scabbard occurs in english on average 0.5 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.

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