how to pronounce recorder


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The above transcription of recorder 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.

recorder is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… desktop phone and a physical recorder to …”

meanings of recorder


  1. A judge in a municipal court.
  2. A musical instrument of the woodwind family; a type of fipple flute, a simple internal duct flute.
  3. Agent noun of record; one who records.
  4. An apparatus for recording; a device which records.

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