What is the pronunciation of general?
English definition of “general”
B2 involving or relating to most or all people, things, or places, especially when these are considered as a unit: The general feeling at the meeting was that a vote should be taken. There is general concern about rising crime rates. My general impression of the place was good. The talk is intended to be of general interest (= of interest to most people).UK formal Rain will become more general in the southeast during the afternoon.General in general B1 (also as a general rule) usually, or in most situations: In general, men are taller than women. As a general rule, we don't allow children in the bar.General B2 considering the whole of someone or something, and not just a particular part of him, her, or it: So, apart from the bad ankle, how are you in general?General be in the general interest formal › to be a good thing for the public: The government will only say it is not in the general interest to reveal any more information.Useful or advantageous