transitive verb/verbo transitivo
- 1.1 [sound/word/syllable] pronunciar the 'e' is not pronounced la 'e' no se pronuncia or es mudaMore example sentences1.2 [judgment/sentence] pronunciar, dictar 1.3 (declare) [formal] the doctor pronounced him dead el médico dictaminó que estaba muerto she tasted it and pronounced it excellent lo probó y declaró que era excelente or su dictamen fue que era excelente he pronounced himself satisfied se manifestó satisfecho
- Her tiny lips moved carefully as she attempted to sound out and then pronounce the difficult words.
- Along with this, the user can also get to hear the way a letter or a word is correctly pronounced.
- The only other solution is for foreigners to pronounce words correctly.
intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo
- (deliver verdict) [formal] to pronounce (
onsth) pronunciarse ( sobrealgo)More example sentences
More example sentences
- They were examined by a doctor but were pronounced dead at the scene.
- A doctor who pronounced the man dead believes the cause of death was asphyxiation.
- However, the Ukrainian was pronounced dead at the scene by a doctor.
- Normally appellate judges pronounce on issues of law (for instance, wrong instructions given by the trial judge to the jury).
- The same principle requires us to pronounce on the validity of executive action when it is challenged.
- The absence of an economic aspect to the case at hand, therefore, also precluded the Court from pronouncing on the application of Article 10 of the Convention.
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