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English pronunciation of “lift”

lift

noun [C] (CARRYING DEVICE) UK (US elevator)
 
uk
/lɪft/
How to pronounce lift noun (CARRYING DEVICE) in British English
 
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How to pronounce lift noun (CARRYING DEVICE) in American English
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(Pronunciation of lift noun (CARRYING DEVICE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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