how to pronounce sommelier


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the above transcription of sommelier 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.

sommelier is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… men named an honorary sommelier the Pope …”

meanings of sommelier


  1. The member of staff at a restaurant who keeps the wine cellar and advises the guests on a choice of wines; a wine steward / stewardess, a wine waiter / waitress / server.


  1. To act as a sommelier.

sommelier frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word sommelier occurs in english on average 0.1 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 sommelier 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 sommelier can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) education, science, and technology;

3) leisure and entertainment;

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