how to pronounce lo

/ˈloʊ/

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The above transcription of lo 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.

lo is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… upheld them and then lo and behold the …”

meanings of lo

name:

  1. Alternative form of Luo.
  2. An abbreviated form of surnames beginning with "Lo-".
  3. Initialism of London Overground.

interjection:

  1. Look, see, behold (in an imperative sense).

adjective:

  1. Informal spelling of low.

abbreviation:

  1. Hello ('lo; see hallo).

noun:

  1. Initialism of local oscillator.

words with pronunciation similar to lo

lowloangomowloneflowsloeyoknowblow

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