how to pronounce receptacle

ɹəsɛptəkəl

how to improve pronunciation of receptacle

press buttons with phonetic symbols to learn about each sound.

press Play to play an example pronunciation of receptacle.

video examples of receptacle pronunciation

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

“… Show was a receptacle for a man's urine …”

meanings of receptacle

noun:

  1. A container.
  2. In the Asteraceae (aster or sunflower family), the end of the peduncle to which all of the florets of the flower head are attached.
  3. (botany) The part of the flower stalk (peduncle or pedicel) to which the floral parts are attached; a thalamus, a torus.
  4. A contact device installed at an outlet for the connection of an attachment plug (typically by receiving the plug's prongs) to supply portable appliances or equipment.
  5. A structure at the end of a branch of an alga containing conceptacles (reproductive organs).
  6. An organ that receives and holds a secretion.

words with pronunciation similar to receptacle

susceptiblereciprocalskepticalperceptibleacceptable

words that rhyme with receptacle

skeptical