how to pronounce withstand


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The above transcription of withstand 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.

withstand is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… 200 years and withstand earthquakes and …”

meanings of withstand


  1. To resist or endure (something) successfully.
  2. To oppose (something) forcefully.

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