how to pronounce lute

/luːt/

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lute is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… Leonardo da Vinci played the lute at …”

meanings of lute

noun:

  1. A fretted stringed instrument of European origin, similar to the guitar, having a bowl-shaped body or soundbox; any of a wide variety of chordophones with a pear-shaped body and a neck whose upper surface is in the same plane as the soundboard, with strings along the neck and parallel to the soundboard.
  2. A straight-edged piece of wood for striking off superfluous clay from earth.
  3. A packing ring, as of rubber, for fruit jars, etc.
  4. Thick sticky clay or cement used to close up a hole or gap, especially to make something air-tight.

verb:

  1. To play on a lute, or as if on a lute.
  2. To fix or fasten something with lute.

name:

  1. A surname​.

words with pronunciation similar to lute

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