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How to Pronounce bough?

Correct pronunciation for the word "bough" is [bˈa͡ʊ], [bˈa‍ʊ], [b_ˈaʊ].

What are the misspellings for bough?

"Bough" in context

The bough is the single main branch of a tree, from which smaller branches grow. It is a term used to describe the set of main branches that form the upper part of the trunk, with smaller branches sprouting from them. The main purpose of the bough is to carry the leaves of the tree, making it possible for photosynthesis to take place, and to provide a habitat for wildlife. In addition to carrying the leaves, the bough is also used to support other objects, such as a swing or a bird's nest. The bough is also considered to be an important ornamental feature in a garden.

What are similar-sounding words for bough?

Usage over time for bough:

This graph shows how "bough" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

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