how to pronounce trident


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the above transcription of trident 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.

trident is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… with his trident raised to the skies and …”

meanings of trident


  1. A curve of third order of the form.
  2. A three-pronged spear somewhat resembling a pitchfork.


  1. The nuclear weapon that is the nuclear deterrent of the United Kingdom.

trident frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word trident occurs in english on average 3.1 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.

words that rhyme with trident


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