how to pronounce sprained

/ˈspɹɛɪnd/

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The above transcription of sprained 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.

sprained is pronounced in one syllable

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spɹɛɪnd

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

“… have a sprained ankle your brain needs …”

meanings of sprained

verb:

  1. Simple past tense and past participle of sprain.

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