how to pronounce pate


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The above transcription of pate 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.

pate is pronounced in one syllable

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meanings of pate


  1. Wit, cleverness, cognitive abilities.
  2. Alternative spelling of pâté (finely-ground paste of meat, fish, etc.).
  3. The interior body, or non-rind portion of cheese, described by its texture, density, and color.
  4. The head, particularly the top or crown.


  1. An island in Kenya.
  2. A surname​.

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