How to Pronounce timer?

Correct pronunciation for the word "timer" is [tˈa͡ɪmə], [tˈa‍ɪmə], [t_ˈaɪ_m_ə].

"Timer" in context

A timer is a device that helps to keep track on time. It is widely used for counting down and controlling a given period of time for a variety of different tasks. It can be used to calculate elapsed time, set a deadline for a task, or for scheduling activities.

Timers come in many different shapes and sizes and can work in a variety of ways. For example, a mechanical timer is great for measuring a countdown of a specific length of time, such as for boiling an egg. A digital timer can be used to keep track of time in the background and many have preprogrammed settings.

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