how to pronounce scuffle


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the above transcription of scuffle 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.

scuffle is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… got into fights with one scuffle getting …”

meanings of scuffle


  1. A Dutch hoe, manipulated by both pushing and pulling.
  2. A rough, disorderly fight or struggle at close quarters.
  3. A child's pinafore or bib.


  1. To walk with a shuffling gait.
  2. To fight or struggle confusedly at close quarters.
  3. To make a living with difficulty, getting by on a low income, to struggle financially.

scuffle frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word scuffle occurs in english on average 1.1 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 scuffle 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 scuffle can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

words that rhyme with scuffle


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