how to pronounce volleyball


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The above transcription of volleyball 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.

volleyball is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… them still play volleyball with me you …”

meanings of volleyball


  1. A game played on a rectangular court between two teams of two to six players which involves striking a ball back and forth over a net.
  2. The inflated ball used in such a game.

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