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Pronunciation of Ferment: Learn how to pronounce Ferment in English correctly

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Oxford dictionary definition of the word ferment:

Pronunciation: /fəˈmɛnt/

1 [no object] (of a substance) undergo fermentation:
the drink had fermented, turning some of the juice into alcohol
[with object] cause the fermentation of (a substance).
2 [with object] incite or stir up (trouble or disorder):
the politicians and warlords who are fermenting this chaos
Pronunciation: /ˈfəːmɛnt/

1 [mass noun] agitation and excitement among a group of people, typically concerning major change and leading to trouble or violence:
a period of political and religious ferment
2 archaic a fermenting agent or enzyme.


Pronunciation: /-ˈmɛntəb(ə)l/


late Middle English: from Old French ferment (noun), fermenter (verb), based on Latin fermentum ‘yeast’, from fervere ‘to boil’