how to pronounce heighten

/ˈhaɪtən/

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heighten is pronounced in two syllables

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haɪtən

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

“… business you will heighten the appetite …”

meanings of heighten

verb:

  1. To make high; to raise higher; to elevate.
  2. To advance, increase, augment, make larger, more intense, stronger etc.

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