how to pronounce reconciliation

/ˌɹɛkənˌsɪliːˈɛɪʃən/

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reconciliation is pronounced in six syllables

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ɹɛkənsɪlɛɪʃən

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

“… to join the reconciliation process and …”

meanings of reconciliation

noun:

  1. Religious senses.
  2. Short for sacrament of reconciliation (“a sacrament (sacred ritual) formerly called confession, involving contrition by a person, confessing sins to a priest, penance performed by the person, and absolution granted by the priest").
  3. The process of comparing and resolving apparent differences between sets of accounting records, or between accounting records and bank statements, receipts, etc.
  4. The re-establishment of friendly relations; conciliation, rapprochement.
  5. Admission of a person to membership of the church, or readmission after the person has previously left the church.
  6. The end of estrangement between a human and God as a result of atonement.
  7. The reconsecration of a desecrated church or other holy site.

words with pronunciation similar to reconciliation

reconsideration

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