Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: catechism
IPA transcription: [k'ætək,ɪzəm]
Pronunciations of catechism
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: catechism
    Meaning: an elementary book summarizing the principles of a Christian religion; written as questions and answers
  • Synonyms: catechism
    Meaning: a series of question put to an individual (such as a political candidate) to elicit their views
Usage examples
  • But the children of the lower classes never learnt their catechism nowadays; they were too much occupied with literatoor, jography, and free-'and drawrin'.
  • And yet Lena Houghton was a good sort of girl, and had from her childhood repeated the catechism words which proclaim that, "My duty to my neighbour is to love him as myself . . .
0. Word pronunciation is derived from article recording Catholic liturgy, License CC BY-SA 4.0