how to pronounce vocalize

/ˈvoʊkəˌlaɪz/

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The above transcription of vocalize 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.

vocalize is pronounced in three syllables

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voʊkəlaɪz

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

“… to have somebody vocalize that for you …”

meanings of vocalize

verb:

  1. To add vowel points to a consonantal script (e.g. niqqud in Hebrew).
  2. To express with the voice, to utter.
  3. To make a sound voiced rather than voiceless.
  4. To sing without using words.
  5. To turn a consonant into a vowel.
  6. To produce noises or calls from the throat.

words that rhyme with vocalize

localize

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