how to pronounce opacity


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The above transcription of opacity 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.

opacity is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… design fill color opacity black boopity …”

meanings of opacity


  1. A measure of relative impenetrability to electromagnetic radiation such as light.
  2. The state or quality of being opaque, not allowing light to pass through.
  3. The state or quality of being inaccessible to understanding.

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