mispronunciation

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mis·pro·nounce

 (mĭs′prə-nouns′)
v. mis·pro·nounced, mis·pro·nounc·ing, mis·pro·nounc·es
v.tr.
To pronounce badly or incorrectly.
v.intr.
To make a poor pronunciation.

mis′pro·nun′ci·a′tion (-nŭn′sē-ā′shən) n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.mispronunciation - incorrect pronunciationmispronunciation - incorrect pronunciation    
pronunciation - the manner in which someone utters a word; "they are always correcting my pronunciation"
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Translations
خَطَأ في اللفْظ
špatná výslovnost
forkert udtale
helytelen kiejtés
rangur framburîur
zlá výslovnosť
yanlış telâffuz

mispronunciation

[ˌmɪsprənʌnsɪˈeɪʃən] Nmala pronunciación f
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mispronunciation

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mispronunciation

[ˈmɪsprəˌnʌnsɪˈeɪʃn] npronuncia errata
a mispronounciation → un errore di pronuncia
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mispronounce

(misprəˈnauns) verb
to pronounce (words etc) wrongly.
ˈmisproˌnunciˈation (-nansi-) noun
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References in periodicals archive ?
It is not clear how the name Ruring'u, the area in which it is located, came about but some people say that it is a mispronounciation of the word "ruling" by the local residents.
Kei - that Kei rhyming with "hi" not 'Key' he is keen to point out before anyone starts a chant based on a mispronounciation - adds a real zest to the team all around the box.