how to pronounce nightshade


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The above transcription of nightshade 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.

nightshade is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… belladonna deadly nightshade a native …”

meanings of nightshade


  1. Any of several plants likened to nightshade, usually because of similar dark-colored berries.
  2. Belladonna or deadly nightshade, Atropa belladonna.
  3. Any plant of the wider Solanaceae family, including the nightshades as well as tomato, potato, eggplant, and deadly nightshade.
  4. Any of the poisonous plants belonging to the genus Solanum, especially black nightshade or woody nightshade.

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