how to pronounce behest

/bɪhˈɛst/

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meanings

noun:

  1. A vow; a promise.
  2. A command, bidding; sometimes also, an authoritative request; now usually in the phrase at the behest of.

verb:

  1. To promise; vow.

words with pronunciation similar to behest

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

beset/bɪsˈɛt/, 2 changes.
beget/bɪɡˈɛt/, 2 changes.
detest/dɪtˈɛst/, 2 changes.
blessed/blˈɛst/, 2 changes.
breast/bɹˈɛst/, 2 changes.
bequest/bɪkwˈɛst/, 2 changes.
best/bˈɛst/, 2 changes.
behead/bɪhˈɛd/, 2 changes.
ingest/ˌɪndʒˈɛst/, 3 changes.
est/ˈɛst/, 3 changes.


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