how to pronounce alligator


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the above transcription of alligator 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.

alligator is pronounced in four syllables

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An example use of alligator in a speech by a native speaker of standard german:

“… ich bin kein alligator es sagt man nur …”

meanings of alligator


  1. Alligator (animal).

alligator frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word alligator occurs in german on average 0.4 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 alligator


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