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How to Pronounce mortar?

Correct pronunciation for the word "mortar" is [mˈɔːtə], [mˈɔːtə], [m_ˈɔː_t_ə].

"Mortar" in context

Mortar is a crucial building material that is used in many different types of home renovation projects. It is a thick paste that consists of water, special aggregate, and cement. Besides holding bricks, stones and other materials together, its primary purpose is to waterproof the surface and prevent water damage. It is also used as an aesthetic material to make the structure look attractive.

There are several different types of mortars available, such as lime mortar, pozzolanic mortar and hydraulic mortar. Lime mortar is a mixture of hydrated lime, sand, Portland cement and water and is used for patching and underlying projects.

What are similar-sounding words for mortar?

Usage over time for mortar:

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


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