how to pronounce hoax

/ˈhoʊks/

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The above transcription of hoax 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.

hoax is pronounced in one syllable

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hoʊks

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

“… this whole thing's a hoax yeah and paul …”

meaning of hoax

Hoax is a word that means a trick or deception intended to fool someone.

words with pronunciation similar to hoax

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