how to pronounce disown


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The above transcription of disown 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.

disown is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… I want to disown her I want her to stop …”

meanings of disown


  1. To refuse to own, or to refuse to acknowledge one's own.
  2. To repudiate any connection to; to renounce.
  3. To detach (a job or process) so that it can continue to run even when the user who launched it ends his/her login session.

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