how to pronounce sear

/sɪəɹ/

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the above transcription of sear 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.

sear frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word sear occurs in english on average 0.3 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.

sear is pronounced in two syllables

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sɪəɹ

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

“… game and flames does spear and sear kai …”

meanings of sear

verb:

  1. To mark permanently, as if by burning.
  2. To wither; to dry up.
  3. To make callous or insensible.
  4. To char, scorch, or burn the surface of (something) with a hot instrument.

noun:

  1. Part of a gun that retards the hammer until the trigger is pulled.
  2. A scar produced by searing.

adjective:

  1. Dry; withered, especially of vegetation.

words with pronunciation similar to sear

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