How to Pronounce monkey?

Correct pronunciation for the word "monkey" is [mˈʌnkɪ], [mˈʌnkɪ], [m_ˈʌ_n_k_ɪ].

"Monkey" in context

Monkeys are a popular and beloved species of mammal due to their witty, often comical behavior and appearance; so much so that monkeys have become a part of popular culture. Monkeys originate in tropical and subtropical climates around the world, but can also adapt to temperate climates. There are nearly 260 species of monkey in the world and they are divided in two main categories of Old World monkeys, which are native to Africa and Asia and New World monkeys, which are mostly found in South America. Monkeys have opposable thumbs, allowing them to grasp and use objects, and have prehensile tails in some species.

What are similar-sounding words for monkey?

  • moench,
  • monge,
  • monk,
  • Mounce,
  • mankey,
  • monje,
  • mounsey,
  • monks.


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