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

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

Oxford dictionary definition of the word oxymoron:

noun
a figure of speech in which apparently contradictory terms appear in conjunction (e.g. faith unfaithful kept him falsely true).
Derivatives

oxymoronic
adjective
Origin:

mid 17th century: from Greek oxumōron, neuter (used as a noun) of oxumōros ‘pointedly foolish’, from oxus ‘sharp’ + mōros ‘foolish’