How to Pronounce betoken?

Correct pronunciation for the word "betoken" is [bɪtˈə͡ʊkən], [bɪtˈə‍ʊkən], [b_ɪ_t_ˈəʊ_k_ə_n].

"Betoken" in context

Betoken is a verb that means to show, indicate, or signal something beforehand. It is typically used to describe a sign or event that serves to predict or prefigure something further or more significant. For example, a darkening sky may betoken an impending storm, or a subtle change in the political landscape may betoken a drastic shift in policy. Betoken is also used to describe an action or event that serves to represent a larger body or group of people. A student's behavior may betoken the attitudes of their classmates and a company's success may betoken the quality of their products.


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