how to pronounce soup /ˈsup/
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soup is pronounced in one syllable
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An example use of soup in a speech by a native speaker of american english:
“… master at making soup a million …”
meanings of soup noun: The liquid part of such a dish; the broth. Processing chemicals into which film is dipped, such as developer. The foamy portion of a wave. (figuratively) Any mixture or substance suggestive of soup consistency. Liquid or gelatinous substrate, especially the mixture of organic compounds that is believe to have played a role in the origin of life on Earth. Thick fog or cloud (also pea soup). Nitroglycerine or gelignite, especially when used for safe-cracking. A serving of such a dish, typically in a bowl. Any of various dishes commonly made by combining liquids, such as water or stock with other ingredients, such as meat and vegetables, that contribute flavor and texture. Alternative form of sup. An unfortunate situation; trouble, problems (a fix, a mess); chaos. Dope (illicit drug, used for making horses run faster or to change their personality). verb: To develop (film) in a (chemical) developing solution. To feed: to provide with soup or a meal. To sweep. To breathe out; to draw out. Alternative form of sup. words with pronunciation similar to soup words that rhyme with soup Did this page help you?