how to pronounce concertina /ˌkɒn.səˈtiː.nə/
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concertina is pronounced in four syllables
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An example use of concertina in a speech by a native speaker of british english:
“… foot using a concertina fold or a zigzag …”
meanings of concertina noun: A type of booklet label, consisting of up to 32 pages of booklet as an insert. A musical instrument, like the various accordions, that is a member of the free-reed family of musical instruments, typically having buttons on both ends. Something resembling a concertina, such as a folded book, a bus door or a set of picture frames that are folded together. Coiled barbed wire for use as an obstacle. verb: To become compressed into a shape reminiscent of a concertina. To be drawn closer and farther apart repeatedly, or up and down, as if situated on a working concertina's folds. words that rhyme with concertina Did this page help you?