how to pronounce nurses


audio example by a male speaker

audio example by a female speaker

the above transcription of nurses 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.

nurses is pronounced in two syllables

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

example pitch curve for pronunciation of nurses


test your pronunciation of nurses

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

video examples of nurses pronunciation

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

“… space for the same nurses to do sexual …”

meanings of nurses


  1. Plural of nurse.


  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of nurse.


  1. Plural of Nurse.

nurses frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word nurses occurs in english on average 11.9 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

words with pronunciation similar to nurses


words that rhyme with nurses


Did this page help you?