how to pronounce sought

/ˈsɔːt/

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The above transcription of sought 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.

sought is pronounced in one syllable

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sɔːt

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

“… for one both sides sought to outdo the …”

meanings of sought

verb:

  1. Simple past tense and past participle of seek.

words with pronunciation similar to sought

sotsaltsatwroughtsortsitsongtaughtnaughttaut

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