how to pronounce pretends

/pɹiːˈtɛndz/

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The above transcription of pretends 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.

pretends is pronounced in two syllables

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pɹtɛndz

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

“… anybody to me that pretends to have the …”

meanings of pretends

verb:

  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of pretend.

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