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How to Pronounce Grommet: Learn how to pronounce Grommet in English correctly

Learn how to say Grommet correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word grommet:

noun
1an eyelet placed in a hole to protect or insulate a rope or cable passed through it or to reinforce the hole.
2British a tube surgically implanted in the eardrum to drain fluid from the middle ear.
3 informal, chiefly Australian a young or inexperienced surfer or skateboarder.
Origin:
early 17th century (in nautical use in the sense ‘a circle of rope used as a fastening’): from obsolete French grommette, from gourmer ‘to curb’, of unknown ultimate origin. Current senses date from the mid 20th century