how to pronounce twang /ˈtwɑːŋ/
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twang is pronounced in one syllable
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An example use of twang in a speech by a native speaker of american english:
“… really aggressive southern twang I know …”
meanings of twang noun: A particular sharp vibrating sound characteristic of electric guitars. The sharp, quick sound of a vibrating tight string, for example, of a bow or a musical instrument. A trace of a regional or foreign accent in someone's voice. The sound quality that appears in the human voice when the epilaryngeal tube is narrowed. A sharp, disagreeable taste or flavor. verb: To produce or cause to produce a sharp vibrating sound, like a tense string pulled and suddenly let go. To have a nasal sound. To play a stringed musical instrument by plucking and snapping. To have a trace of a regional or foreign accent. words with pronunciation similar to twang words that rhyme with twang Did this page help you?