how to pronounce fulminate

/ˈfʊl.mɪ.nɛɪt/

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fulminate is pronounced in three syllables

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fʊlmɪnɛɪt

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

“… capsules of mercury fulminate which was …”

meanings of fulminate

verb:

  1. To strike with lightning; to cause to explode.
  2. To thunder or make a loud noise.
  3. To make a verbal attack.
  4. To issue as a denunciation.

noun:

  1. Any salt or ester of fulminic acid, mostly explosive.

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