how to pronounce cheetah


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The above transcription of cheetah 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.

cheetah is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… a cheetah the fastest land animal which …”

meanings of cheetah


  1. A distinctive member (Acinonyx jubatus) of the cat family, slightly smaller than the leopard, but with proportionately longer limbs and a smaller head. It is native to Africa and also credited with being the fastest terrestrial animal.

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