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mispronounce

verb [T] uk   /ˌmɪs.prəˈnaʊns/ us  
to pronounce a word or sound wrongly: French learners of English often mispronounce "ch" as "sh".
mispronunciation
noun [C or U] uk   /-ˌnʌn.siˈeɪ.ʃən/ us  
Mispronunciation can be a serious obstacle to making yourself understood in a foreign language.
Translations of “mispronounce”
in Spanish pronunciar mal…
in French mal prononcer…
in German falsch aussprechen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 發錯…的音,讀錯…的音…
in Chinese (Simplified) 发错…的音,读错…的音…
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