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

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

Oxford dictionary definition of the word parenthesis:

noun (plural parentheses /-siːz/)
1a word or phrase inserted as an explanation or afterthought into a passage which is grammatically complete without it, in writing usually marked off by brackets, dashes, or commas:
in a challenging parenthesis, Wordsworth comments on the evil effects of contemporary developments
(parentheses) a pair of round brackets ( ) used to mark off a parenthetical word or phrase:
the stage number is added in parentheses to the name or formula
2an interlude or interval:
the three months of coalition government were a lamentable political parenthesis
Phrases

in parenthesis

as a digression or afterthought:
in parenthesis I should say that I am passing quickly over the significance of these matters
Origin:

mid 16th century: via late Latin from Greek, from parentithenai ‘put in beside’