how to pronounce hey


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The above transcription of hey 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.

hey is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… to the EU but hey who cares about that …”

meaning of hey

Hey is a greeting.

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