how to pronounce ribbon /ˈɹɪbən/
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ribbon is pronounced in two syllables
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An example use of ribbon in a speech by a native speaker of american english:
“… Cerner led a blue-ribbon commission that …”
meanings of ribbon noun: A watchspring. In ice cream and similar confections, an ingredient (often chocolate, butterscotch, caramel, or fudge) added in a long narrow strip. A long, narrow strip of material used for decoration of clothing or the hair or gift wrapping. An awareness ribbon. A painted moulding on the side of a ship. Alternative form of ribband. A bandsaw. A sliver. A subheadline presented above its parent headline. A narrow strip or shred. A toolbar that incorporates tabs and menus. An inked strip of material against which type is pressed to print letters in a typewriter or printer. Reins for a horse. A bearing similar to the bend, but only one eighth as wide. verb: To stripe or streak. To decorate with ribbon. words with pronunciation similar to ribbon words that rhyme with ribbon Did this page help you?