how to pronounce syrup


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the above transcription of syrup 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.

syrup is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… totally smells like maple syrup do it I …”

meanings of syrup


  1. Any viscous liquid.
  2. A wig.
  3. Any thick liquid that has a high sugar content and which is added to or poured over food as a flavouring.

syrup frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word syrup occurs in english on average 2.6 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 syrup 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 syrup can be often used in the following areas:

1) food and health;

words with pronunciation similar to syrup


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