Terms of Service

Revised: November 2023

Please read this Agreement carefully before accessing www.HowToPronounceWords.com, herein referred to as "Website". As a condition to and in consideration of receiving and accessing the Website, the person accessing this website, herein referred to as “You”, “Your”, and “the User”, agrees to be bound by the terms of this Agreement. Use of or access to the Website shall constitute acceptance of and agreement to be bound by this Agreement. If you do not agree to be bound by this Agreement, DO NOT USE this Website.


This Website is owned and operated by the HowToPronounceWords.com team, herein referred to as "Site Owner", “We”, “Us”, and “Our”. All right to, title to, and interest in the content displayed on the Website, herein referred to as “Content”, including but not limited to the Website's look and feel, data, information, text, graphics, images, sound or video materials, designs, trademarks, service marks, trade names, URL, and all user-submitted content and communications, are our property or that of our partners or third parties.

Modifications to the Agreement

We may make changes to the Agreement from time to time at our sole discretion, and it is your responsibility to be aware of any changes. Your continued use of the Website constitutes your acceptance of any such changes, so please check back periodically.

Electronic Communications

The information communicated on the Website constitutes an electronic communication. When you communicate with us or with the Website users through the Website or via other forms of electronic media, such as e-mail, you are communicating with them electronically. You agree that we may communicate electronically and that such communications, as well as notices, disclosures, agreements, and other communications that are provided to you electronically, are equivalent to communications in writing and shall have the same force and effect as if they were in writing and signed by the party sending the communication.

Compliance With Laws

You agree to comply with all applicable local laws regarding your use of the Website, including, without limitation, laws regarding import/export of technical data by virtue of your online transmission.

User Conduct

You agree that you will not use the Website in any way to:

(1) post, disseminate, or transmit any Content that is unlawful, harassing, defamatory, abusive, threatening, obscene, harmful, tortuous, libelous, or invasive of another's privacy;

(2) post, disseminate, or transmit any Content that infringes or violates any party's copyright, trademark, trade secret, patent, or other proprietary right, including, but not limited to, using third-party copyrighted materials without appropriate permission, using third-party trademarks without appropriate permission or attribution, and using or distributing third-party information (whether or not protected as a trade secret) in violation of a duty of confidentiality;

(3) post, disseminate, or transmit any worms, viruses, or other harmful, disruptive, or destructive files, code, or programs;

(4) post, disseminate, or transmit any unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, chain letters, spam, junk mail, or any other type of unsolicited mass e-mail to people or entities that have not agreed to be part of such mailings;

(5) impersonate any person or entity; falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with any person or entity; intentionally omit, delete, forge, or misrepresent transmission information, including headers, return mailing, and Internet protocol addresses; or otherwise manipulate identifiers to disguise the origin of any Content transmitted through the Website;

(6) post, disseminate, or transmit any Content you do not have the right to post, disseminate, or transmit;

(7) disrupt the normal flow of dialogue or otherwise act in a manner that negatively affects other users' ability to engage in real-time exchanges;

(8) interfere with, disrupt, or harm in any way the Website or servers or networks connected to the Website;

(9) electronically stalk or otherwise harass another user;

(10) collect or store personal data about other users;

(11) engage in any activities that would violate the personal privacy rights of others, including but not limited to collecting and distributing information about other users without their permission, except as permitted by applicable law;

(12) use the Website for any illegal purpose, in violation of any applicable laws or regulations or in violation of the rules of any other Website's providers, Websites, chat rooms, or the like; or

(13) intentionally or unintentionally violate any applicable local, state, national, or international law or any regulations having the force of law.

Protection of Intellectual Rights

The contents of the Website are © HowToPronounceWords.com. The copyright of the content and format of each page and of the Website in its entirety, including user-submitted content, belongs to the HowToPronounceWords.com team with all rights reserved.

You acknowledge that content available through the Website, including, without limitation, content in the form of text, graphics, software, music, sound, photographs, and videos, and content provided by suppliers, sponsors, or third-party advertisers ("Intellectual Property Rights"), is protected by copyrights, trademarks, patents, or other proprietary rights and laws. You agree not to copy, modify, rent, lease, loan, sell, assign, distribute, license, reverse engineer, or create derivative works based on the Website or any content (including, without limitation, any software) available through the Website. You are hereby granted a nonexclusive, nontransferable, revocable, limited license to view, copy, and print content retrieved from the Website for your personal, noncommercial purposes, provided that you do not remove or obscure the copyright notice or other notices displayed on the content. You may not copy, reprint, modify, distribute, or sell content retrieved from the Website in any way, for any commercial use or provide it to any commercial source, including other websites, regardless of whether you receive compensation, without our prior written permission. You may not frame any trademark, logo, or other proprietary information on this Website without our express written consent.

User Content and Correspondence

You agree that we and our designees have the right (but not the obligation) at our sole discretion to edit, refuse, remove, or move any Content that is available via the Website. We reserve the right at our sole discretion to refuse access to the Website to any user for any reason, including without limitation, any reason that violates the Agreement. Without limiting the foregoing, we and our designees have the right (but not the obligation) at our sole discretion to remove any Content for any reason. You agree that we may preserve Content and may also disclose Content if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such preservation or disclosure is reasonably necessary to (a) comply with legal process; (b) enforce the Agreement; (c) respond to claims that any Content violates the rights of third parties; or (d) protect our rights, property, or personal safety and that of the Website users and the public. Details regarding the use of personally identifiable information are set out in the Privacy Policy.

By posting Content to the Website or by transmitting Content using the Website, you (1) represent and warrant to us that you have all necessary permission to post or transmit such Content; and (2) grant us a worldwide, nonexclusive, perpetual, fully sub-licensable, royalty-free right and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform, and display such Content (in whole or part) worldwide and/or to incorporate it in other works in any form, media, or technology now known or later developed.

Message boards and chat rooms contain the opinions and views of other users. We are not responsible for the accuracy of any such messages on the Website. You agree that you must evaluate, and bear all risks associated with, the use of any Content, including any reliance on the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of such Content. Any comments, materials, or letters that you send us regarding the Website, including, without limitation, questions, comments, suggestions, criticisms, or any other comments (herein referred to as "Received Materials") shall be deemed to be nonconfidential and free of any claims of proprietary or personal rights unless you explicitly state within the communication that it (i) is "not for publication" and (ii) contains "private and proprietary" information that may not be distributed. We have no obligation of any kind with respect to Received Materials that you do not restrict, and we are free to reproduce, use, disclose, exhibit, display, transform, edit, abridge, create derivative works from, and/or distribute Received Materials that you do not restrict. Furthermore, we are free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how, or techniques contained in any communication you send to us, whether you restrict its distribution or not, for any purpose whatsoever, including, but not limited to, developing, manufacturing, and marketing products using such information, without compensation or any other obligations to anyone, including yourself.

Your Contact With Advertisers or Other Third Parties

Your dealings with advertisers or other third parties found on or through the Website are solely between you and the third party. These dealings include, but are not limited to, your participation in promotions, the payment for and delivery of items if any, and any terms, conditions, warranties, or representations associated with such dealings. We do not make any representations or warranties with respect to any items or services that may be obtained from such third parties, and you agree that we have no liability with respect to any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of any dealings between you and any third party, or as a result of the presence of such third parties on the Website.

Storage of Content

You agree that we may establish, at our sole discretion and without prior notice to you, a maximum amount of storage space for Content maintained, disseminated, or transmitted through the Website. You agree that we have no responsibility or liability for the deletion of or failure to store any messages, communications, or other Content maintained, disseminated, or transmitted through the Website.

Links to Other websites

The Website, or third parties on the Website, may provide links to other sites and/or resources, including advertisers, over which we have no control. These links are provided solely as a convenience to users and should not be construed as an endorsement by us of content, items, or services on those third-party websites. You access and use such sites, including the content, items, or services on those sites, solely at your own risk. We make no representations or warranties with respect to the Content, ownership, or legality of any such linked websites. You agree that we have no responsibility or liability for the availability of such external sites or resources, or for the Content, advertising, products, or other materials available through such sites or resources.

Linking to This Site

You are granted a limited, revocable, and nonexclusive right to create hyperlinks to the pages of this Website so long as the links do not portray us, our affiliates, or their items or services in a false, misleading, or offensive matter. You may not use any logo or graphic or trademark as part of the link without our written permission.

Information Disclaimer

The information (including, without limitation, advice and recommendations) and services on the Website are intended solely as entertainment. We cannot guarantee, and will not be responsible for, any damage or loss related to the accuracy, completeness, or timeliness of the information. We assume no responsibility for any consequence relating directly or indirectly to any action or inaction you take based on the information, services, or other material on the Website.

Disclaimer of Warranties With Respect to Use of Website

The Website is provided on an "as is" and "as available" basis. Except as specifically provided herein, to the fullest extent permissible pursuant to applicable law, we expressly disclaim all warranties of any kind, whether express or implied, including, without limitation, any warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and noninfringement. We do not make any warranty that the Website will meet your requirements, or that access to the Website will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error-free, or that defects, if any, will be corrected. We make no warranties as to the results that may be obtained from the use of the Website or as to the accuracy, quality, or reliability of any information obtained through the Website. You understand and agree that any material and/or data downloaded or otherwise obtained through the use of the Website is used at your own risk and that you will be solely responsible for any damage to your computer system or loss of data that results from the download of such material and/or data. No advice or information, whether oral or written, obtained by you from us or through the Website shall create any warranty not expressly made herein.

Limitations of Liability

You expressly understand and agree that under no circumstances are we liable for indirect, special, incidental, or consequential damages, including, without limitation, any loss of use, loss of profits, loss of data, loss of goodwill, cost of procurement of substitute services, or any other indirect, special, incidental, or consequential damages, howsoever caused, and on any theory of liability, whether for breach of contract, tort (including negligence and strict liability), or otherwise resulting from (1) the use of, or the inability to use, the Website; (2) the use of, or the inability to use, items purchased on the Website; (3) the cost of procurement of substitute services, items, or Websites; (4) unauthorized access to or alteration of your transmissions or data; (5) the statements or conduct of any third party on the Website; or (6) any other matter relating to the Website. These limitations will apply whether or not we have been advised of the possibility of such damages and notwithstanding any failure of essential purpose of any limited remedy.


You agree to indemnify and hold us harmless from and against any and all liability, losses, claims, demands, disputes, damages, and costs of any kind, including, without limitation, reasonable attorneys' fees and costs of litigation resulting from or in any way connected with your use of the Website; Content or communication you submit, post, or transmit through the Website; your breach of the Agreement; and your connection to the Website.

Modification or Suspension of the Website

You agree that we may, at our sole discretion, and at any time, modify, discontinue, or suspend its operation of this Website, or any part thereof, temporarily or permanently, without notice to you, and you agree that we are not liable for the consequences of doing so.


You agree that we may, at our sole discretion, and at any time, terminate your use of the Website, and may remove or delete any or all of your Content within the Website, without prior notice to you for any reason that we, at our sole discretion, deem appropriate. You further agree that we are not liable to you or to any third party for the consequences of any termination of your use of or access to the Website. In the event of any termination of your use of or access to the Website, you agree that all the provisions of the Agreement shall survive any such termination.

Severability of Agreement

If any provision of the Agreement is found by a court or other binding authority to be invalid, you agree that every attempt shall be made to give effect to the parties' intentions as reflected in that provision, and the remaining provisions contained in the Agreement shall continue in full force and effect.

Limitations of Actions Brought Against Us

You agree that any claim or cause of action arising out of your use of the Website or the Agreement must be filed within six months after such claim or cause of action arose or it shall forever be barred, notwithstanding any statute of limitations or other law to the contrary.