Typical dictionaries provide you with audio snippets and usage examples like below:
the thought never entered my mind
she paused for thought
19th century thought
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In the future, while curating videos for thought, we'll be considering things like variations in pronunciations based on local accents. We'll even illustrate the use of thought in idioms like below:
food for thought
Thoughts* on how to pronounce
Thought is one of the many hard to pronounce words that contain the letter combination 'ough.' Watch out because there is no real pattern in picking which of the seven pronunciations that are available for the combination.
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alphabet from time to time.