how to pronounce stylus


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The above transcription of stylus 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.

stylus is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… enough I tried using a stylus with other …”

meanings of stylus


  1. A sharp stick used in ancient times for writing on clay tablets or other surfaces; a sharp tool for engraving.
  2. A tool for making small dots on a piece of heavy paper, used to produce Braille writing for the blind by hand.
  3. A small plastic stick used as a pen for writing on the touch-sensitive screen of an electronic device.
  4. A phonograph needle.
  5. Synonym of style.

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