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

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

Oxford dictionary definition of the word prescribe:

verb
[with object]
1(of a medical practitioner) advise and authorize the use of (a medicine or treatment) for someone, especially in writing:
her doctor prescribed sleeping tablets
[with two objects]:
he was prescribed a course of antibiotics
recommend (a substance or action) as something beneficial:
marriage is often prescribed as a universal remedy
2state authoritatively or as a rule that (an action or procedure) should be carried out:
rules prescribing five acts for a play are purely arbitrary
Derivatives

prescribable

adjective
prescriber

noun
Origin:

late Middle English (in the sense ‘confine within bounds’, also as a legal term meaning ‘claim by prescription’): from Latin praescribere ‘direct in writing’, from prae ‘before’ + scribere ‘write’