how to pronounce sniff

/snɪf/

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the above transcription of sniff 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.

sniff frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word sniff 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.

sniff is pronounced in one syllable

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snɪf

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

“… daft they can sniff out lack of …”

meaning of sniff

Sniff means to inhale deeply and rapidly through the nose.

words with pronunciation similar to sniff

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