how to pronounce waterloo


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the above transcription of waterloo 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.

waterloo is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… in der nähe des bahnhofs waterloo in der …”

meanings of waterloo


  1. Waterloo (village in Belgium).


  1. A decisive defeat; a Waterloo.

waterloo frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word waterloo occurs in german on average 0.6 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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