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pronounce
British English: /prəˈnaʊns/
American English: /prəˈnaʊns/

Translation of pronounce in French:

transitive verb

  • 1 (Linguistics)
    prononcer (letter, word)
    is the letter ‘h’ pronounced?
    est-ce que le ‘h’ se prononce?
  • 2 (announce)
    prononcer (judgment, sentence)
    rendre (verdict)
    émettre (opinion)
    to pronounce somebody dead/guilty
    déclarer quelqu'un mort/coupable
    to pronounce something (to be) genuine/satisfactory
    déclarer que quelque chose est authentique/satisfaisant
    to pronounce that … ‘this is a fake,’ she pronounced
    ‘c'est un faux,’ déclara-t-elle
    I now pronounce you man and wife
    je vous déclare unis par les liens du mariage

intransitive verb

  • (Law) to pronounce for/against somebody
    rendre un jugement favorable/défavorable à quelqu'un

reflexive verb

  • to pronounce oneself satisfied/bored
    se déclarer satisfait/ennuyé
    to pronounce oneself for/against something
    se prononcer pour/contre quelque chose

Phrasal verbs

pronounce on

pronounce on [something]
se prononcer sur (case, matter)
affirmer (existence, truth)
juger de (merits)

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