how to pronounce trickle


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the above transcription of trickle 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.

trickle is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… dural River begins as a trickle in Spain …”

meanings of trickle


  1. To flow in a very thin stream or drop continuously.
  2. To pour a liquid in a very thin stream, or so that drops fall continuously.
  3. To move or roll slowly.


  1. A very thin river.
  2. A very thin flow; the act of trickling.

trickle frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word trickle occurs in english on average 4.1 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 trickle 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 trickle can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

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