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pronounced Syllabification: pro·nounced
Pronunciation: /prəˈnounst/

Definition of pronounced in English:


Very noticeable or marked; conspicuous: he had a pronounced squint
More example sentences
  • Driving into the city, I always notice the pronounced Christian billboard citing a biblical passage.
  • Yet even given that, his last essay is notable for a pronounced harshness of tone and approach.
  • Passengers may notice this as there is a pronounced well in the cabin floor ahead of it.


Pronunciation: /-ˈnounsədlē/ /-ˈnounstlē/
Example sentences
  • Having said that, unless you are happy spending a day being bounced up and down in a pronouncedly uncomfortable ‘hard seat’, booking sleeper tickets in advance for about 100 yuan is a good idea.
  • You know what I mean - visibly dirty, pronouncedly smelly, and exhibiting abnormal behavior (usually attributed to drug use).
  • My sleeping disorders get pronouncedly worse.
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