how to pronounce snood


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snood is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… that amazing snood which is so brilliant …”

meanings of snood


  1. The flap of erectile red skin on the beak of a male turkey.
  2. A band or ribbon for keeping the hair in place, including the hair-band formerly worn in Scotland and northern England by young unmarried women.
  3. A piece of clothing to keep the neck warm; neckwarmer.
  4. A short line of horsehair, gut, monofilament, etc., by which a fishhook is attached to a longer (and usually heavier) line; a snell.
  5. A small hairnet or cap worn by women to keep their hair in place.


  1. To keep the hair in place with a snood.

snood frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word snood occurs in english on average 0 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 snood 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 snood can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

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