enunciate Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"enunciate" in British English

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enunciateverb

uk   us   /ɪˈnʌn.si.eɪt/ formal

enunciate verb (PRONOUNCE)

[I or T] to ​pronounce words or ​parts of words ​clearly: He doesn't enunciate (his words) very ​clearly.

enunciate verb (EXPLAIN)

[T] to ​express and ​explain a ​plan or ​principleclearly or ​formally: In the ​speech, the ​leader enunciated his party's ​proposals for ​taxreform.
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noun [C or U] uk   us   /ɪˌnʌn.siˈeɪ.ʃən/
(Definition of enunciate from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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enunciateverb [I/T]

 us   /ɪˈnʌn·siˌeɪt/ fml
to ​state something ​clearly and often ​officially: [T] The ​administration enunciated a new ​policy on ​securityissues. To enunciate is also to ​pronounce words: [T] He enunciated his words ​carefully.
(Definition of enunciate from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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