how to pronounce trickle


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The above transcription of trickle 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.

trickle is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… a trickle of criticism from a handful of …”

meanings of trickle


  1. To flow in a very thin stream or drop continuously.
  2. To pour a liquid in a very thin stream, or so that drops fall continuously.
  3. To move or roll slowly.


  1. A very thin river.
  2. A very thin flow; the act of trickling.

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