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mispronunciation

noun mis·pro·nun·ci·a·tion \-ˌnən(t)-sē-ˈā-shən also -ˌnan(t)-\

Definition of MISPRONUNCIATION

:  the act or an instance of mispronouncing

First Known Use of MISPRONUNCIATION

1530
MISPRONUNCIATION Defined for Kids

mispronunciation

noun mis·pro·nun·ci·a·tion \ˌmis-prə-ˌnən-sē-ˈā-shən\

Definition of MISPRONUNCIATION for Kids

:  the act or state of saying or making the sounds of incorrectly

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