how to pronounce spoke


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The above transcription of spoke 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.

spoke is pronounced in one syllable

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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


  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.


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

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