how to pronounce rail


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The above transcription of rail 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.

rail is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… Railways high-speed rail can be up to 14 …”

meaning of rail

Rail is a type of track that is used for trains.

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