how to pronounce oval

/ˈəʊ.vəl/

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oval is pronounced in two syllables

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əʊvəl

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

“… wow we need that in the Oval Office and …”

meanings of oval

noun:

  1. In a projective plane, a set of points such that no three are collinear and there is a unique tangent line at each point.
  2. An elongated round shape resembling an egg or ellipse.
  3. A thing having such a shape, such as an arena.

adjective:

  1. Of or pertaining to an ovum.
  2. Having the shape of an oval.

name:

  1. A cricket ground in South London.
  2. Short for Oval Office.

words with pronunciation similar to oval

overogleopalovumowneronushoveloceanopusopen

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