How to Pronounce colon?

Correct pronunciation for the word "colon" is [kˈə͡ʊlən], [kˈə‍ʊlən], [k_ˈəʊ_l_ə_n].

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"Colon" in context

A colon is a punctuation mark (:) used to indicate a division between two words, phrases, clauses, lines, or ideas in a sentence. It is used mainly to separate a list of related items that appear in a sentence. It can also be used after a quotation or to introduce a list or expansion. In writing, a colon is often used to introduce a final thought or summary to a sentence. For example, the sentence "The cat ran away: it was too scared of the loud noise" uses the colon to introduce a conclusion to the sentence.

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