how to pronounce epitaph

/ˈɛpəˌtæf/

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epitaph is pronounced in three syllables

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ɛpətæf

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

“… universe may be his epitaph will be …”

meanings of epitaph

noun:

  1. A poem or other short text written in memory of a deceased person.
  2. An inscription on a gravestone in memory of the deceased.

verb:

  1. To commemorate by an epitaph.
  2. To write or speak after the manner of an epitaph.

words with pronunciation similar to epitaph

uppityeditoreditededitingpetiteepithetepocheditepigram

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