how to pronounce leave

/ˈliːv/

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The above transcription of leave 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.

leave is pronounced in one syllable

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example pitch curve for pronunciation of leave

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

“… the second point third we have to leave the logic of the projects …”

meaning of leave

Leave means to go away from a place, to depart.

words with pronunciation similar to leave

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