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English pronunciation of “idle”

idle

 
uk
/ˈaɪdl/
How to pronounce idle in British English
 
us
/ˈaɪdl/
How to pronounce idle in American English

idleness

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

idly

 
us
How to pronounce idly in American English
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(English pronunciations of idle from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus and from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary, both sources © Cambridge University Press)
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