how to pronounce assay


how to improve pronunciation of assay

press buttons with phonetic symbols to learn about each sound.

press Play to play an example pronunciation of assay.

video examples of assay pronunciation

An example use of assay in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… using this assay and see if we can …”

meanings of assay


  1. Examination and determination; test.
  2. The alloy or metal to be assayed.
  3. Tested purity or value.
  4. Trial by danger or by affliction; adventure; risk; hardship; state of being tried.
  5. The qualitative or quantitative chemical analysis of something.
  6. Trial, attempt.
  7. The act or process of ascertaining the proportion of a particular metal in an ore or alloy; especially, the determination of the proportion of gold or silver in bullion or coin.


  1. To try tasting, as food or drink.
  2. To affect.
  3. To attempt (something).
  4. To test the abilities of (someone) in combat; to fight.
  5. To try, attempt (to do something).
  6. To analyze or estimate the composition or value of (a metal, ore etc.).

words with pronunciation similar to assay