how to pronounce prominent


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The above transcription of prominent 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.

prominent is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… the sales play a prominent part in the …”

meanings of prominent


  1. Eminent; distinguished above others.
  2. Standing out, or projecting; jutting; protuberant.
  3. Likely to attract attention from its size or position; conspicuous.

words that rhyme with prominent


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