how to pronounce irradiate


how to improve pronunciation of irradiate

press buttons with phonetic symbols to learn about each sound.

press Play to play an example pronunciation of irradiate.

video examples of irradiate pronunciation

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

“… that a single slip might irradiate an …”

meanings of irradiate


  1. To enlighten intellectually; to illuminate.
  2. To animate by heat or light.
  3. To radiate, shed, or diffuse.
  4. To decorate with shining ornaments.
  5. To treat (food) with ionizing radiation in order to destroy bacteria.
  6. (sciences) To apply radiation to.
  7. To throw rays of light upon; to illuminate; to brighten; to adorn with luster.
  8. To emit rays; to shine.
  9. To treat (a tumour or cancerous growth) with radiation.


  1. Illuminated; irradiated; made brilliant or splendid.

words with pronunciation similar to irradiate


words that rhyme with irradiate