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VERB (1)

1. speak, pronounce, or utter in a certain way;
- Example: "She pronounces French words in a funny way"
- Example: "I cannot say `zip wire'"
- Example: "Can the child sound out this complicated word?"
[syn: pronounce, articulate, enounce, sound out, enunciate, say]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Enounce \E*nounce"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Enounced; p. pr. & vb. n. Enouncing.] [F. ['e]noncer, L. enuntiare; e out + nuntiare to announce, fr. nuntius messenger. See Nuncio, and cf. Enunciate.] 1. To announce; to declare; to state, as a proposition or argument. --Sir W. Hamilton. [1913 Webster] 2. To utter; to articulate. [1913 Webster] The student should be able to enounce these [sounds] independently. --A. M. Bell. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

enounce v 1: speak, pronounce, or utter in a certain way; "She pronounces French words in a funny way"; "I cannot say `zip wire'"; "Can the child sound out this complicated word?" [syn: pronounce, articulate, enounce, sound out, enunciate, say]