how to pronounce squalid


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The above transcription of squalid 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.

squalid is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… again not squalid areas no and a lot of …”

meanings of squalid


  1. Extremely dirty and unpleasant.
  2. Showing a contemptible lack of moral standards.


  1. Any member of the family Squalidae of dogfish sharks.

words that rhyme with squalid


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