how to pronounce depend

/dɪˈpɛnd/

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The above transcription of depend 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.

depend is pronounced in two syllables

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dɪpɛnd

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

“… a lot of states depend on tourism and …”

meaning of depend

Depend means to rely on something or someone for support or help.

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