how to pronounce sail

/ˈsɛɪl/

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The above transcription of sail 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.

sail is pronounced in one syllable

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sɛɪl

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

“… this is simply a sail does you hold up …”

meaning of sail

Sail is a type of boat that is propelled by wind.

words with pronunciation similar to sail

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