how to pronounce indenture


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The above transcription of indenture 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.

indenture is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… find workers to indenture that is to …”

meanings of indenture


  1. A contract which binds a person to work for another, under specified conditions, for a specified time (often as an apprentice).
  2. A document, written as duplicates separated by indentations, specifying such a contract.
  3. An indentation.


  1. To bind a person under such a contract.
  2. To indent; to make hollows, notches, or wrinkles in; to furrow.

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