how to pronounce snore


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the above transcription of snore 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.

snore is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… a bit of a snore he's a bit of a snore …”

meanings of snore


  1. An extremely boring person or event.
  2. The act of snoring, and the noise produced.


  1. To breathe during sleep with harsh, snorting noises caused by vibration of the soft palate.

snore frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word snore occurs in english on average 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.

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