how to pronounce spoke

/ˈspoʊk/

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spoke is pronounced in one syllable

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spoʊk

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

“… this week where they spoke with a lot of …”

meanings of spoke

noun:

  1. One of the outlying points in a hub-and-spoke model of transportation.
  2. A support structure that connects the axle or the hub of a wheel to the rim.
  3. A projecting handle of a steering wheel.
  4. A rung of a ladder.
  5. A device for fastening the wheel of a vehicle to prevent it from turning when going downhill.

verb:

  1. To furnish (a wheel) with spokes.
  2. Past participle of speak.
  3. Simple past tense of speak.

words with pronunciation similar to spoke

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