how to pronounce tarragon


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the above transcription of tarragon 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.

tarragon is pronounced in three syllables

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

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meanings of tarragon


  1. A perennial herb, the wormwood species Artemisia dracunculus, from Europe and parts of Asia.
  2. The leaves of this plant (either fresh, or preserved in vinegar / oil mixture) used as a seasoning.

tarragon frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word tarragon occurs in english on average 0.5 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.

words that rhyme with tarragon


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