how to pronounce nay

/nɛɪ/

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the above transcription of nay 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.

nay frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word nay occurs in english on average 0.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

nay is pronounced in one syllable

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nɛɪ

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

“… know whether it's yay or nay so if …”

meaning of nay

Nay means no.

words with pronunciation similar to nay

neighfeysayheytheyhaypaydaymayname

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