how to pronounce hostility

/həsˈtɪlətiː/

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The above transcription of hostility 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.

hostility is pronounced in four syllables

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həstɪlət

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

“… they encounter hostility from basically …”

meaning of hostility

Hostility is a feeling of anger, dislike, or hostility.

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