how to pronounce hydrofoil

/ˈhaɪ.dɹə.fɔɪl/

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The above transcription of hydrofoil 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.

hydrofoil is pronounced in three syllables

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haɪdɹəfɔɪl

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

“… parliament ending or hydrofoil attending …”

meanings of hydrofoil

noun:

  1. A wing attached to the hull of a ship that raises it out of the water when travelling at speed and thus reduces drag.
  2. A vessel equipped with such a device.

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