how to pronounce strum

/ˈstɹʌm/

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The above transcription of strum 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.

strum is pronounced in one syllable

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stɹʌm

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

“… everyone with ties to the strum shop …”

meanings of strum

noun:

  1. The sound made by playing various strings of a stringed instrument simultaneously.
  2. The act of strumming.

verb:

  1. To play (a guitar or other stringed instrument) using various strings simultaneously.

name:

  1. A surname​.

words with pronunciation similar to strum

struckstrungstreamtruckstreamerdrumstudstraysprungstrap

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