mispronunciation mispronunciation

Definition(s):

  • (n) incorrect pronunciation

Usage(s):

  1. Growing up, you're very conscious of the mispronunciation of words.
  2. Also, invites mispronunciation and ridicule.
  3. The six-page booklet was first suggested to Thone by a Nebraska radio announcer who was troubled by the frequent mispronunciation of political names over the air.

News

  • The Linguists

    In this absurdist work by EJ Sepp, mispronunciation will not be tolerated.
    on July 14, 2013     Source: New York Times

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