how to pronounce downs

/ˈdaʊnz/

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The above transcription of downs 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.

downs is pronounced in one syllable

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daʊnz

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

“… journey with ups and downs and the real …”

meanings of downs

name:

  1. A surname​.
  2. The South Downs.
  3. A road for shipping in the English Channel or Straits of Dover, near Deal, employed as a naval rendezvous in time of war.

noun:

  1. Plural of down.

verb:

  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of down.

words with pronunciation similar to downs

downerdowneddownygownsdowntownsdrownsdowdymoundpounce

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