how to pronounce onus

/ˈəʊ.nəs/

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onus is pronounced in two syllables

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əʊnəs

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

“… and instead put the onus on people to be …”

meanings of onus

noun:

  1. Burden of proof, onus probandi.
  2. Blame.
  3. Stigma.
  4. Responsibility; burden.
  5. A legal obligation.

words with pronunciation similar to onus

owneropusbonuslocusopenogreogleounceanusovum

words that rhyme with onus

slownessbonus

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