how to pronounce expiation

/ˌɛk.spiˈɛɪ.ʃən/

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expiation is pronounced in four syllables

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ɛkspiɛɪʃən

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

“… a necessary expiation perhaps for our …”

meanings of expiation

noun:

  1. An act of atonement for a sin or wrongdoing.
  2. The act of expiating or stripping off.

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