how to pronounce elegant

/ˈɛləɡənt/

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The above transcription of elegant 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.

elegant is pronounced in three syllables

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ɛləɡənt

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

“… as elegant and refined and cool as gwen …”

meaning of elegant

Elegant means refined, tasteful, and graceful.

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