how to pronounce contagious

/kənˈtɛɪdʒəs/

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contagious is pronounced in three syllables

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kəntɛɪdʒəs

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

“… within a it's a very contagious thing a …”

meanings of contagious

adjective:

  1. Having a disease that can be transmitted to another person.
  2. Easily transmitted to others.
  3. Easily passed on to others.

words with pronunciation similar to contagious

contagioncontagiousnesscanadiancourageous

words that rhyme with contagious

courageousoutrageous

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