how to pronounce destroyer


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The above transcription of destroyer 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.

destroyer is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… hovering above a navy destroyer this is …”

meanings of destroyer


  1. That which destroys something.
  2. A small, fast warship with light armament, smaller than a cruiser, but bigger than a frigate.

words that rhyme with destroyer


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