how to pronounce asperity


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The above transcription of asperity is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

asperity is pronounced in four syllables

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meanings of asperity


  1. A part of a geological fault line that does not move.
  2. Something that is harsh and difficult to endure.
  3. Harshness, as of temper.
  4. Roughness as of stone or weather.

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