how to pronounce strident

/ˈstɹaɪ.dənt/

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strident is pronounced in two syllables

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stɹaɪdənt

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

“… today the strident voice of evangelism …”

meanings of strident

adjective:

  1. Loud; shrill, piercing, high-pitched; rough-sounding.
  2. Vigorous; making strides.
  3. Grating or obnoxious.

noun:

  1. One of a class of s-like fricatives produced by an airstream directed at the upper teeth.

words with pronunciation similar to strident

tridentstriatestrikerstraightensilent

words that rhyme with strident

trident

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