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How to Pronounce contain?

Correct pronunciation for the word "contain" is [kəntˈe͡ɪn], [kəntˈe‍ɪn], [k_ə_n_t_ˈeɪ_n].

Definition of contain

  1. To restrain.
  2. To be able to hold, as a vessel; to comprehend, comprise, or include; to hold or restrain.

Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language By Nuttall, P.Austin

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