how to pronounce vis


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The above transcription of vis 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.

vis is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… unlikely to do much uh vis-a-vis …”

meanings of vis


  1. Abbreviation of viscount.
  2. Alternative spelling of viss.
  3. Force; energy; might; power.


  1. A town on the eponymous island in the Adriatic Sea in southern Croatia. It has a population of 1,934 residents (as of 2011).
  2. An island in the Adriatic Sea.

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