how to pronounce sceptre


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the above transcription of sceptre 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.

sceptre is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… the Auburn sceptre and there are two …”

meanings of sceptre


  1. To give a sceptre to.
  2. To invest with royal power.


  1. An ornamental staff held by a ruling monarch as a symbol of power.


  1. A village in Saskatchewan, Canada.

sceptre frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word sceptre occurs in english on average 0.9 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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