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Definition of mispronounce verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

mispronounce

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ˌmɪsprəˈnaʊns//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌmɪsprəˈnaʊns//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they mispronounce
BrE BrE//ˌmɪsprəˈnaʊns//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌmɪsprəˈnaʊns//
 
he / she / it mispronounces
BrE BrE//ˌmɪsprəˈnaʊnsɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌmɪsprəˈnaʊnsɪz//
 
past simple mispronounced
BrE BrE//ˌmɪsprəˈnaʊnst//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌmɪsprəˈnaʊnst//
 
past participle mispronounced
BrE BrE//ˌmɪsprəˈnaʊnst//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌmɪsprəˈnaʊnst//
 
-ing form mispronouncing
BrE BrE//ˌmɪsprəˈnaʊnsɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌmɪsprəˈnaʊnsɪŋ//
 
 
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mispronounce something to pronounce a word wrongly People are always mispronouncing my name.Word Familypronounce verbpronunciation noununpronounceable adjectivemispronounce verb
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: mispronounce