how to pronounce encircle


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The above transcription of encircle 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.

encircle is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… routes to cut off and encircle his …”

meanings of encircle


  1. To move or go around completely.
  2. To surround, form a circle around.

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