how to pronounce motivation

/ˌmoʊtəˈvɛɪʃən/

audio example by a male speaker

audio example by a female speaker

The above transcription of motivation 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.

motivation is pronounced in four syllables

press buttons with phonetic symbols to learn how to precisely pronounce each sound of motivation

example pitch curve for pronunciation of motivation

moʊtəvɛɪʃən

test your pronunciation of motivation

press the "test" button to check how closely you can replicate the pitch of a native speaker in your pronunciation of motivation

video examples of motivation pronunciation

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

“… some people think motivation is what …”

meaning of motivation

Motivation is the act of inspiring or encouraging someone to do something.

words with pronunciation similar to motivation

activationmutilation

Did this page help you?