How to Pronounce ruler?

Correct pronunciation for the word "ruler" is [ɹˈuːlə], [ɹˈuːlə], [ɹ_ˈuː_l_ə].

"Ruler" in context

A ruler is a tool used to draw straight lines and measure distances. It is used for a variety of purposes ranging from technical drawing to simple measuring. The standard type of ruler is made of a flat material such as wood, plastic, or metal with markings along it which are used to determine distances. It usually has both standard English measurements and metric measurements along it. Other types of rulers exist such as triangular rulers which are used in engineering and technical drawing. It is important to keep a ruler accurate by making sure that the markings are clear and that all measurements are marked in the same unit.

Usage over time for ruler:

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

13 words made out of letters RULER

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