how to pronounce prize


how to improve pronunciation of prize

press buttons with phonetic symbols to learn about each sound.

press Play to play an example pronunciation of prize.

video examples of prize pronunciation

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

“… and a no Henry prize in 2019 and she …”

meanings of prize


  1. An honour or reward striven for in a competitive contest; anything offered to be competed for, or as an inducement to, or reward of, effort.
  2. That which is taken from another; something captured; a thing seized by force, stratagem, or superior power.
  3. That which may be won by chance, as in a lottery.
  4. Anything captured by a belligerent using the rights of war; especially, property captured at sea in virtue of the rights of war, as a vessel.
  5. A contest for a reward; competition.
  6. Obsolete form of price.
  7. Anything worth striving for; a valuable possession held or in prospect.
  8. A lever; a pry; also, the hold of a lever.


  1. To compete in a prizefight.
  2. To set or estimate the value of; to appraise; to price; to rate.
  3. To move with a lever; to force up or open; to prise or pry.
  4. To consider highly valuable; to esteem.


  1. First-rate; exceptional.
  2. Having won a prize; award-winning.

words with pronunciation similar to prize