how to pronounce proverb

/ˈpɹɒv.ɜːb/

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proverb is pronounced in two syllables

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pɹɒvɜːb

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

“… john lily's proverb all's fair in love …”

meaning of proverb

A proverb is a short, often familiar, saying that expresses a lesson.

words with pronunciation similar to proverb

prophetprofferprovinceprivypreviewprobeprivetverbprovostproxy

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