how to pronounce troglodyte


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the above transcription of troglodyte 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.

troglodyte is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… Republic is a troglodyte who says it's …”

meanings of troglodyte


  1. A member of a supposed prehistoric race that lived in caves or holes, a caveman.
  2. Anything that lives underground.
  3. A person who chooses not to keep up-to-date with the latest software and hardware.
  4. A reclusive, reactionary or out-of-date person, especially if brutish.
  5. The Eurasian wren, Troglodytes troglodytes.

troglodyte frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word troglodyte occurs in english on average 0 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 troglodyte 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 troglodyte can be often used in the following areas:

1) education, science, and technology;

2) life, nature, and living environment;

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