how to pronounce outlay

/ˈaʊt.lɛɪ/

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the above transcription of outlay 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.

outlay frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word outlay occurs in english on average 0.3 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.

outlay is pronounced in two syllables

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example pitch curve for pronunciation of outlay

aʊtlɛɪ

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

“… okay outlay then let me put the door …”

meanings of outlay

noun:

  1. A laying out or expending; that which is laid out or expended.
  2. A remote haunt or habitation.
  3. The spending of money, or an expenditure.

verb:

  1. To spend, or distribute money.
  2. To lay or spread out; expose; display.

words with pronunciation similar to outlay

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