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

Learn how to say Guerrilla correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word guerrilla:

a member of a small independent group taking part in irregular fighting, typically against larger regular forces:
this town fell to the guerrillas
[as modifier]:
guerrilla warfare
[as modifier] referring to actions or activities performed in an impromptu way, often without authorization:
guerrilla gigs

early 19th century (introduced during the Peninsular War): from Spanish, diminutive of guerra ‘war’

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Guerrilla can also be spelled guerilla, with a single r; both are correct.

Do not confuse gorilla with guerrilla. A gorilla is a type of large ape, whereas a guerrilla is a member of an independent group fighting against government or other regular forces (
he was held hostage by separatist guerrillas