how to pronounce maintain

/mɛɪnˈtɛɪn/

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maintain is pronounced in two syllables

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mɛɪntɛɪn

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

“… so the next one is to maintain my …”

meaning of maintain

Maintain means to keep something in a good condition.

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