how to pronounce want


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The above transcription of want 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.

want is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… come talk to us if you want to be a fund …”

meaning of want

Want means to feel a strong desire for something.

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