how to pronounce decoration

/ˌdɛk.əˈɹɛɪ.ʃən/

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decoration is pronounced in four syllables

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dɛkəɹɛɪʃən

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

“… their baskets the decoration and design …”

meaning of decoration

Decoration is the act of adding ornamentation to a surface.

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