how to pronounce diet /ˈdaɪət/
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diet is pronounced in two syllables
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An example use of diet in a speech by a native speaker of american english:
“… as far as the diet and exercise how do …”
meanings of diet noun: The food and beverage a person or animal consumes. Any habitual intake or consumption. A session of exams. The proceedings under a criminal libel. A controlled regimen of food and drink, as to gain or lose weight or otherwise influence health. A clerical or ecclesiastical function in Scotland. Abbreviation of direct interspecies electron transfer. A council or assembly of leaders; a formal deliberative assembly. verb: To cause to take food; to feed. To regulate the food of (someone); to put on a diet. To modify one's food and beverage intake so as to decrease or increase body weight or influence health. To eat; to take one's meals. adjective: Having certain traits subtracted. Containing less fat, salt, sugar, or calories than normal, or claimed to have such. name: Alternative letter-case form of diet (council or assembly of leaders; a formal deliberative assembly). words with pronunciation similar to diet words that rhyme with diet Did this page help you?