how to pronounce occupation

/ˌɒk.jəˈpɛɪ.ʃən/

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The above transcription of occupation 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.

occupation is pronounced in four syllables

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example pitch curve for pronunciation of occupation

ɒkjəpɛɪʃən

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

“… know then that occupation contains M …”

meaning of occupation

Occupation is the act of carrying out a profession or undertaking.

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