how to pronounce philosopher

/fəˈlɑːsəfɚ/

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philosopher is pronounced in four syllables

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fəlɑːsəfɚ

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

“… he's very much a philosopher more than a …”

meaning of philosopher

A philosopher is someone who studies the nature of knowledge, reality, and existence.

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