how to pronounce backbite

/bˈækbˌaɪt/

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meanings

verb:

  1. To make spiteful slanderous or defamatory statements about someone.
  2. To speak badly of an absent individual.
  3. To attack from behind or when out of earshot with spiteful or defamatory remarks.

noun:

  1. One who engages in backbiting; a backbiter.

words with pronunciation similar to backbite

The similarity is measured in the number of changed sounds (added, deleted, or replaced) between two transcriptions.

backdate/bˈækdˌɛɪt/, 2 changes.
backside/bˈæksˌaɪd/, 2 changes.
backfire/bˈækfˌaɪɹ/, 2 changes.
backbone/bˈækbˌoʊn/, 2 changes.
backed/bˈækt/, 2 changes.
blacked/blˈækt/, 3 changes.
lacked/lˈækt/, 3 changes.
gambit/ɡˈæmbɪt/, 3 changes.
banknote/bˈæŋknˌoʊt/, 3 changes.
banquet/bˈæŋkwət/, 3 changes.


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