how to pronounce await

/əˈwɛɪt/

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The above transcription of await 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.

await is pronounced in two syllables

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əwɛɪt

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

“… him first to await her death and then go …”

meaning of await

Await means to wait for something with expectation.

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