how to pronounce wright


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wright is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… and Henry Wright heavily influenced by …”

meanings of wright


  1. An American surname; also a confused anglicization of the French le droit.
  2. A British occupational surname from a maker of machinery; found in many combinations such as Cartwright.


  1. A builder or maker of something.


  1. Misspelling of write.

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