how to pronounce terror


audio example by a male speaker

audio example by a female speaker

the above transcription of terror 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.

terror is pronounced in two syllables

press buttons with phonetic symbols to learn how to precisely pronounce each sound of terror

example pitch curve for pronunciation of terror


test your pronunciation of terror

press the "test" button to check how closely you can replicate the pitch of a native speaker in your pronunciation of terror

video examples of terror pronunciation

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

“… Lawd but Prince of terror who pens over …”

meaning of terror

Terror is a feeling of fear and dread caused by the threat of great pain, destruction, or death.

terror frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word terror occurs in english on average 15.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

words with pronunciation similar to terror


words that rhyme with terror


Did this page help you?