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

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

Oxford dictionary definition of the word preciosity:

noun
[mass noun]
excessive refinement in art, music, or language:
she uses dialect to create a poetry that is free of highbrow preciosity
Origin:

mid 19th century: suggested by French préciosité, a sense derived from Molière’s Les Précieuses Ridicules (1659), a comedy in which ladies frequenting the literary salons of Paris were satirized