How to Pronounce edifice?

Correct pronunciation for the word "edifice" is [ˈɛdɪfɪs], [ˈɛdɪfɪs], [ˈɛ_d_ɪ_f_ɪ_s].

"Edifice" in context

An edifice is a structure with a large footprint and generally tall height. It is usually a large, imposing building and serves as an indicator of prosperity and grandeur. The word edifice comes from Latin, as it is derived from "aedificum" which means "building". Many public buildings, such as museums and universities, are considered to be edifices due to their size and beauty. One of the most famous edifices in the world is the United Nations headquarters in New York City which is composed of 39 stories and covers 18 acres.


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