how to pronounce perspire

/pɚsˈpaɪɹ/

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perspire is pronounced in two syllables

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pɚspaɪɹ

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

“… happen to perspire a little bit the …”

meanings of perspire

verb:

  1. To be evacuated or excreted, or to exude, through the pores of the skin.
  2. To emit (sweat or perspiration) through the skin's pores.

words with pronunciation similar to perspire

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