how to pronounce prescribe

/pɹəsˈkɹaɪb/

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prescribe is pronounced in two syllables

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pɹəskɹaɪb

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

“… oftentimes will prescribe narcotics for …”

meaning of prescribe

Prescribe means to give a course of treatment or medication.

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