how to pronounce bespeak

/bɪspˈik/

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meanings

verb:

  1. To betoken; show; indicate; foretell; suggest; allude to.
  2. To speak to; address.
  3. To stipulate, solicit, ask for, or request, as in a favour.
  4. To forbode; foretell.
  5. To speak up or out; exclaim; speak.
  6. To speak for beforehand; engage in advance; make arrangements for; order or reserve in advance.
  7. To speak about; tell of; relate; discuss.

noun:

  1. A request for a specific performance; a benefit performance, by a patron.

words with pronunciation similar to bespeak

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

misspeak/mɪsspˈik/, 2 changes.
mystique/mɪstˈik/, 2 changes.
besiege/bɪsˈidʒ/, 2 changes.
speak/spˈik/, 2 changes.
basic/bˈɛɪsɪk/, 3 changes.
beneath/bɪnˈiθ/, 3 changes.
bleak/blˈik/, 3 changes.
sleek/slˈik/, 3 changes.
bestowed/bɪstˈoʊd/, 3 changes.
beak/bˈik/, 3 changes.


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