Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: brighton
IPA transcription: [bɹ'aɪtən]
Pronunciations of brighton
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: Brighton
    Meaning: a city in East Sussex in southern England that is a popular resort; site of the University of Sussex
Usage examples
  • They must all go to Brighton.
  • He lived part of the time in the country near London, in Brighton, in Dover, and in France and Italy.
  • One of these has been at work at St. Malo on the French coast opposite Jersey, and another was more recently constructed on the English coast near Brighton.
  • The tide was dead low under the chalk cliffs, and the little wrinkled waves grieved along the sands up the coast to Newhaven and down the coast to long, grey Brighton, whose smoke trailed out across the Channel.
  • There will probably be a general impression that the man who landed (armed to the teeth and talking by signs) to plant the British flag on that barbaric temple which turned out to be the Pavilion at Brighton, felt rather a fool. I am not here concerned to deny that he looked a fool.
0. Word pronunciation is derived from article recording Wife selling (English custom), License CC BY-SA 4.0
1. Word pronunciation is derived from article recording VJing, License CC BY-SA 4.0