How do "you" pronounce niche? Neesh or nitch?

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  1. Nikki D. Felder profile image75
    Nikki D. Felderposted 7 years ago

    How do "you" pronounce niche?  Neesh or nitch?

    I used to pronounce it nitch until I saw a YouTube video which prompted me to look the word up.

  2. Stories Inc. profile image74
    Stories Inc.posted 7 years ago

    According to Collins dictionary, it's neesh, but in AM also nitch. Hope it helps!
    All best wishes,
    Stories Inc.

  3. starx profile image63
    starxposted 7 years ago

    I pronounce it as neesh. Never saw anyone making the same pronunciation but from what you say about youtube, i hope they say neesh as well.

  4. WordCustard profile image71
    WordCustardposted 7 years ago

    I pronounce it neesh. It is originally a French word and that would also be the French pronunciation.

  5. MickS profile image69
    MickSposted 7 years ago

    The Oxford dictionary says, rhymes with pitch, but I've only ever heard it pronounced neesh.

  6. Wendy Krick profile image72
    Wendy Krickposted 7 years ago

    I always pronounce it as nitch but people say it should be neesh.

  7. Sarah Masson profile image66
    Sarah Massonposted 7 years ago

    I've only heard it pronounced as neesh so that's how I say it too

  8. hudlife profile image60
    hudlifeposted 7 years ago

    I say nitch. I can't help but think people are being pretentious when they say neesh. no offense to the neeshers out there. I love you.

  9. Jeff Berndt profile image90
    Jeff Berndtposted 7 years ago

    Huh, I must be an oddball, because I've always pronounced it "nish" (rhymes with "wish").

    Of course, according to Lou Costello, when you find a niche, you scratch it, and according to Bud Abbot, a niche is a notch. Catch?

  10. nochance profile image91
    nochanceposted 6 years ago

    I've always pronounced it nitch. I've never heard anyone say neesh.

 
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