how to pronounce runway

/ˈɹʌnˌwɛɪ/

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The above transcription of runway 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.

runway is pronounced in two syllables

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ɹʌnwɛɪ

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

“… can rent a jet on a runway and for 20 …”

meaning of runway

A runway is a strip of land on which an aircraft can take off and land.

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