how to pronounce downside


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The above transcription of downside 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.

downside is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… further on the downside Jeffery Gunlock …”

meaning of downside

The downside of something is the disadvantage or harm that comes with it.

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