how to pronounce eruption


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The above transcription of eruption 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.

eruption is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… by the heat of the eruption i tell you …”

meanings of eruption


  1. A violent ejection, such as the spurting out of lava from a volcano.
  2. A sudden release of pressure or tension.
  3. An infection of the skin resulting in a rash or blemishing.

words that rhyme with eruption


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