how to pronounce sacrament

/ˈsækɹəmənt/

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sacrament is pronounced in three syllables

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sækɹəmənt

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

“… the sacrament and also it was needed …”

meanings of sacrament

noun:

  1. A thing which is regarded as possessing a sacred character or mysterious significance.
  2. The oath of allegiance taken by soldiers in Ancient Rome; hence, any sacred ceremony used to impress an obligation; a solemn oath-taking; an oath.
  3. The consecrated Eucharist (especially the bread).
  4. The Eucharist.
  5. A sacred act or ceremony in Christianity. In Catholic theology, a sacrament is defined as "an outward sign instituted by Christ to give grace.".

verb:

  1. To bind by an oath.

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