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Translation of "pronounce" - English-Spanish dictionary

pronounce

verb /prəˈnauns/
to speak (words or sounds, especially in a certain way) pronunciar He pronounced my name wrongly The ’b’ in ’lamb’ and the ’k’ in ’knob’ are not pronounced. to announce officially or formally pronunciar He pronounced judgement on the prisoner. pronounceable adjective (opposite unpronounceable) able to be pronounced pronunciable Some of these long foreign names are barely pronouncable. pronounced adjective noticeable; definite pronunciado He walks with a pronounced limp. pronouncement noun (formal) an announcement. declaración, opinión the latest pronouncement from the government. pronunciation /-nansi-/ noun the act, or a way, of saying a word etc pronunciación She had difficulty with the pronunciation of his name.
(Definition of pronounce from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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