how to pronounce barren


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The above transcription of barren 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.

barren is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… a small island in the barren sea right …”

meaning of barren

Barren means having no plants or animals.

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