how to pronounce saxophone


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The above transcription of saxophone 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.

saxophone is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… he was for his saxophone playing it was …”

meanings of saxophone


  1. A single-reed instrument musical instrument of the woodwind family, usually made of brass and with a distinctive loop bringing the bell upwards.

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