how to pronounce sophisticate

/səˈfɪstəˌkɛɪt/

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sophisticate is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… sporty sophisticate to me which is kind …”

meanings of sophisticate

verb:

  1. To alter and make impure, as with the intention to deceive.
  2. To make less natural or innocent.
  3. To make more complex or refined.
  4. To practice sophistry; change the meaning of, or be vague about in order to mislead or deceive.

noun:

  1. A worldly-wise person.

adjective:

  1. Not genuine; not pure; adulterated.

words with pronunciation similar to sophisticate

sophisticateddomesticate

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