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English pronunciation of “runaway”

runaway

adjective [before noun] (also run-away)
 
uk
/ˈrʌnəˌweɪ/
How to pronounce runaway adjective in British English
 
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How to pronounce runaway adjective in American English
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(Pronunciation of runaway adjective from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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