ounce

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈaʊns/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/aʊns/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(ouns)

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ounce

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. can I have [eight] ounces of [meat, pork, fish]?
  2. give me [eight] ounces of [meat]
  3. weighs [eight] ounces
  4. [five] liquid ounces
  5. there are sixteen ounces [to, in] a pound
  6. costs [$5] per ounce
  7. the cost is [$5] per ounce
  8. do not have an ounce of [pity for you, regret]
  9. would not do an ounce of good (to)
  10. took every (last) ounce of [courage, determination] that I had (to)
  11. not an ounce of truth in his [statement, words]!
  12. with my last ounce of strength
  13. doesn't have an ounce of [dignity, pride]
  14. can I have an [8] ounce piece of [meat, pork, fish]?
  15. give me an [8] ounce piece of [meat]
  16. a [40] ounce bottle
  17. has a [40] ounce capacity
n as adj
  1. can I have an [eight] -ounce piece of [meat, pork, fish]?
  2. give me an [eight] -ounce piece of [meat]
  3. a [forty] -ounce bottle
  4. has a [forty] -ounce capacity
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