how to pronounce mound /ˈmaʊnd/
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mound is pronounced in one syllable
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An example use of mound in a speech by a native speaker of american english:
“… you decide to hit this little mound that …”
meanings of mound noun: A hand. Elevated area of dirt upon which the pitcher stands to pitch. A natural elevation appearing as if thrown up artificially; a regular and isolated hill, hillock, or knoll. An artificial hill or elevation of earth; a raised bank; an embankment thrown up for defense. The mons veneris. A protection; restraint; curb. A ball or globe forming part of the regalia of an emperor or other sovereign. It is encircled with bands, enriched with precious stones, and surmounted with a cross. Might; size. A helmet. verb: To force or pile into a mound or mounds. To fortify with a mound; add a barrier, rampart, etc. to. words with pronunciation similar to mound words that rhyme with mound Did this page help you?