how to pronounce compete

/kəmˈpiːt/

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The above transcription of compete 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.

compete is pronounced in two syllables

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kəmpt

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

“… know it's a non-compete can be enforced …”

meaning of compete

Compete means to take part in a contest or race.

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