Dais - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈdeɪɪs|  American pronunciation of the word dais
Brit.  |ˈdeɪɪs|  British pronunciation of the word dais

noun

- a platform raised above the surrounding level to give prominence to the person on it (syn: ambo, podium, pulpit, rostrum, soapbox, stump)

Examples

...the speaker took his place at the front of the dais...

Word forms

noun
singular: dais
plural: daises
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