how to pronounce preclude


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The above transcription of preclude 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.

preclude is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… should preclude you from going to a life …”

meanings of preclude


  1. Remove the possibility of; rule out; prevent or exclude; to make impossible.

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