how to pronounce urinate


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the above transcription of urinate 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.

urinate is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… it causes people to urinate more …”

meanings of urinate


  1. To pass urine from the body.

urinate frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word urinate occurs in english on average 1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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