how to pronounce entertain

/ˌɛntɚˈtɛɪn/

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entertain is pronounced in three syllables

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ɛntɚtɛɪn

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

“… our job is to entertain right it's …”

meaning of entertain

To entertain means to provide amusement or pleasure.

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