how to pronounce indenture

/ˌɪnˈdɛntʃɚ/

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indenture is pronounced in three syllables

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ɪndɛntʃɚ

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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

noun:

  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.

verb:

  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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