how to pronounce gradation


how to improve pronunciation of gradation

press buttons with phonetic symbols to learn about each sound.

press Play to play an example pronunciation of gradation.

video examples of gradation pronunciation

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

“… of gradation and it will continue to to …”

meanings of gradation


  1. A passing by small degrees from one tone or shade, as of color, to another.
  2. Apophony.
  3. A calibration marking.
  4. Any degree or relative position in an order or series.
  5. A diatonic succession of chords.
  6. The act of gradating or arranging in grades.
  7. A gradual change within one parameter, or an overlapping of two blocks of sound.
  8. A sequence of gradual, successive stages; a systematic progression.


  1. To form with gradations.