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How to Pronounce bow?

Correct pronunciation for the word "bow" is [bˈə͡ʊ], [bˈə‍ʊ], [b_ˈəʊ].

What are the misspellings for bow?

"Bow" in context

A bow is an instrument made of wood, metal, and hair, used to play stringed instruments such as the violin and the cello. It consists of a rounded stick that is pulled across the string, creating a sound. A bow is held gently and placed between the index and middle fingers of the right hand. The left hand adjusts the tension of the hair and the right hand is used to move the bow back and forth across the strings, creating a pleasant sound. Modern bows come in different materials, shapes, and sizes and are made from different types of metals, woods, and hairs.

What are similar-sounding words for bow?

Usage over time for bow:

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


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