how to pronounce overheard


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The above transcription of overheard 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.

overheard is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… you overheard or it can be a quote from …”

meanings of overheard


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of overhear.

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