how to pronounce kerb

/kɜːb/

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The above transcription of kerb 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.

kerb is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… also had such kerb correspondence or …”

meanings of kerb

noun:

  1. The edge between the pavement and the roadway, consisting of a line of kerbstones.
  2. A stone ring built to enclose and sometimes revet the cairn or barrow built over a chamber tomb.

verb:

  1. To damage vehicle wheels or tyres by running into or over a pavement kerb.

words with pronunciation similar to kerb

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