how to pronounce incarceration

/ˌɪnˌkɑːɹsɚˈɛɪʃən/

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incarceration is pronounced in five syllables

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ɪnkɑːɹsɚɛɪʃən

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

“… mass incarceration it's somehow funny …”

meanings of incarceration

noun:

  1. The act of confining, or the state of being confined; imprisonment.
  2. Strangulation, as in hernia.
  3. A constriction of the hernial sac, rendering it irreducible, but not great enough to cause strangulation.

words with pronunciation similar to incarceration

incorporationincarnation

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