how to pronounce mayday

/ˈmɛɪ.dɛɪ/

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The above transcription of mayday 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.

mayday is pronounced in two syllables

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mɛɪdɛɪ

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

“… their mayday calls have been picked up a …”

meaning of mayday

Mayday is a distress call used by ships and aircraft.

words with pronunciation similar to mayday

heydaymayhemmondayberetmayfridaywednesdaynamermainstayheadache

words that rhyme with mayday

heyday

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