how to pronounce berate

/bɪˈɹɛɪt/

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The above transcription of berate 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.

berate is pronounced in two syllables

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bɪɹɛɪt

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An example use of berate in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… if you curse and berate and bash other …”

meanings of berate

verb:

  1. To chide or scold vehemently.

words with pronunciation similar to berate

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