altruism Pronunciation in English Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English pronunciation of “altruism”

altruism

 
uk
/ˈæl.tru.ɪ.zəm/
How to pronounce altruism in British English
 
us
/ˈæl·truˌɪz·əm/
How to pronounce altruism in American English

altruist

 
uk
How to pronounce altruist in British English
 
us
How to pronounce altruist in American English

altruistic

 
us
How to pronounce altruistic in American English
What is the definition of altruism? »
(English pronunciations of altruism from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus and from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary, both sources © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
A blazing row: words and phrases for arguing and arguments
A blazing row: words and phrases for arguing and arguments
by ,
May 04, 2016
by Kate Woodford We can’t always focus on the positive! This week, we’re looking at the language that is used to refer to arguing and arguments, and the differences in meaning between the various words and phrases. There are several words that suggest that people are arguing about something that is not important. (As you might

Read More 

Word of the Day

spaceship

(especially in stories) a vehicle used for travel in space

Word of the Day

trigger warning noun
trigger warning noun
May 02, 2016
a warning that a subject may trigger unpleasant emotions or memories This is not, I should stress, an argument that trigger warnings should become commonplace on campus.

Read More