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English pronunciation of “charley horse”

charley horse

 
uk
/ˈtʃɑː.liˌhɔːs/
How to pronounce charley horse in British English
 
us
/ˈtʃɑːr.liˌhɔːrs/
How to pronounce charley horse in American English
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(Pronunciation of charley horse from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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