how to pronounce parent

/ˈpɛɹənt/

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The above transcription of parent 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.

parent is pronounced in two syllables

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pɛɹənt

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

“… to be your own parent that is some …”

meaning of parent

Parent is a person who has a child.

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