how to pronounce throttle


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the above transcription of throttle 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.

throttle is pronounced in two syllables

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video examples of throttle pronunciation

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

“… a head on the throttle and there's only …”

meaning of throttle

Throttle means to control the speed of an engine by controlling the amount of fuel or air allowed to enter the engine.

throttle frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word throttle occurs in english on average 2.8 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 throttle 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 throttle can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) transport and travel;

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