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American pronunciation of 

miserable

view main entry for miserable adjective  /ˈmɪz(ə)rəb(ə)l/
British English pronunciation: miserable
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miserably

adverb

This is the American English pronunciation of miserable.

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patio diplomacy

high-level diplomats meeting and dining in an informal environment e.g. a party or club

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