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English pronunciation of “cretin”

cretin

 
uk
/ˈkret.ɪn/
How to pronounce cretin in British English
 
us
/ˈkriː.t̬ən/
How to pronounce cretin in American English
 
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How to pronounce cretinous in British English
 
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How to pronounce cretinous in American English
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(Pronunciation of cretin from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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