how to pronounce stead

/ˈstɛd/

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The above transcription of stead 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.

stead is pronounced in one syllable

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stɛd

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

“… students are in good stead having you in …”

meaning of stead

Stead means to hold or support with one's feet.

words with pronunciation similar to stead

staidstayedsteadysteedstaredstemstairstetstarestud

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