Received Pronunciation

noun

: the pronunciation of Received Standard

Word History

First Known Use

1869, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Received Pronunciation was in 1869

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“Received Pronunciation.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Received%20Pronunciation. Accessed 22 Apr. 2024.

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