how to pronounce whale


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The above transcription of whale 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.

whale is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… let's go hug a whale fossil …”

meaning of whale

A whale is a large aquatic mammal.

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