how to pronounce ricochet

/ˈɹɪkəˌʃɛɪ/

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ricochet is pronounced in three syllables

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ɹɪkəʃɛɪ

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

“… like pop and ricochet all throughout the …”

meanings of ricochet

noun:

  1. A method of firing a projectile so that it skips along a surface.
  2. An instance of ricocheting; a glancing rebound.

verb:

  1. To operate upon by ricochet firing.
  2. To rebound off something wildly in a seemingly random direction.

words with pronunciation similar to ricochet

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