how to pronounce compose

/kəmˈpoʊz/

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The above transcription of compose 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.

compose is pronounced in two syllables

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kəmpoʊz

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

“… with purpose to compose a country …”

meaning of compose

Compose means to put together or to make up.

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