how to pronounce deviate

/ˈdiːviːˌɛɪt/

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The above transcription of deviate 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.

deviate is pronounced in three syllables

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dvɛɪt

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

“… you know deviate from the expected form …”

meaning of deviate

Deviate means to take a different course from the one originally intended.

words that rhyme with deviate

alleviateabbreviate

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