how to pronounce strobe


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the above transcription of strobe 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.

strobe is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… heels a lip strobe or like a lipstick …”

meanings of strobe


  1. A stroboscopic lamp: a device used to produce regular flashes of light.
  2. An electronic signal in hardware indicating that a value is ready to be read.


  1. To flash like a stroboscopic lamp.

strobe frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word strobe 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.

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