how to pronounce clou


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the above transcription of clou 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.

clou is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… fast 81 liter und der clou daran ist es …”

meanings of clou


  1. Point (core or punch line).
  2. Highlight.

clou frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word clou occurs in german on average 2.1 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.

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