how to pronounce thwack


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thwack is pronounced in one syllable

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meanings of thwack


  1. To hit with a flat implement.
  2. To beat.
  3. To fill to overflow.


  1. The act of thwacking; a strike or blow, especially with a flat implement.
  2. A heavy slapping sound.

thwack frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word thwack 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 thwack 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 thwack can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

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