Definition of pronounce in English:
- 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.
- 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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- Initially the proposal was to include all the counties of north Wales in a county to be called Gwynedd, a name acceptable because of its ‘historical associations as well as shortness and pronounceability’.
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- It's a bit of a mouthful, and it doesn't form a pronounceable acronym, but there isn't a professional golfer out there who doesn't appreciate the weight that particular cluster of letters can carry.
- As a matter of priority they were given Bulgarian names, with the proviso that they should be pronounceable by family and friends in Scotland.
- Even made-up brand names need to look like words and need to be pronounceable, so this is particularly accurate.
announce from Late Middle English:
The base of announce is Latin nuntius ‘messenger’ (also the base of nuncio (early 16th century) a papal ambassador). From the same root come annunciation (Middle English) ‘act of announcing’; denounce (Middle English) with de- having a negative sense; pronounce (Late Middle English) from pro- ‘out, forth’; renounce (Late Middle English) from re- (expressing reversal); and enunciate (mid 16th century) ‘announce clearly’ from e- (a variant of ex-) ‘out’.
Words that rhyme with pronounceannounce, bounce, denounce, flounce, fluid ounce, jounce, mispronounce, ounce, pounce, renounce, trounce
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