how to pronounce deception

/dɪˈsɛp.ʃən/

audio example by a male speaker

audio example by a female speaker

the above transcription of deception 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.

deception frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word deception occurs in english on average 3.9 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

deception is pronounced in three syllables

press buttons with phonetic symbols to learn how to precisely pronounce each sound of deception

example pitch curve for pronunciation of deception

dɪsɛpʃən

test your pronunciation of deception

press the "test" button to check how closely you can replicate the pitch of a native speaker in your pronunciation of deception

video examples of deception pronunciation

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

“… to practice deception outside the …”

meanings of deception

noun:

  1. An instance of actions and/or schemes fabricated to mislead someone into believing a lie or inaccuracy.

Did this page help you?