Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

  

English pronunciation of “avant-garde”

avant-garde

adjective  
 
uk
/ˌæv.ɑ̃ːˈɡɑːd/
How to pronounce avant-garde adjective in British English
 
us
/-ˈɡɑːrd/
How to pronounce avant-garde adjective in American English
View dictionary definition of avant-garde »
(Pronunciation of avant-garde adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Definitions of “avant-garde” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

warm-up

something that you do to prepare yourself for an activity, especially gentle exercises before a physical activity

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More