how to pronounce childhood

/ˈtʃaɪldˌhʊd/

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childhood is pronounced in two syllables

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tʃaɪldhʊd

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

“… spent most of his childhood as an adult …”

meaning of childhood

Childhood is the period of life from birth to adolescence.

words with pronunciation similar to childhood

childchildbirthchildcare

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