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pronounce

verb [T]
 
 
/prəˈnaʊns/
B1 to make the sound of a letter or word: How do you pronounce his name?Ways of speakingPhonology and phonetics
pronounce sb/sth dead/a success, etc formal to state that something is true in an official or formal way: Doctors pronounced him dead at 12.23 a.m.Announcing, informing and stating
Translations of “pronounce”
in Korean 발음하다…
in Arabic يَنْطِق…
in French prononcer…
in Turkish telâffuz etmek, sesletmek…
in Italian pronunciare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 發出聲音, 發(音),讀(音)…
in Russian произносить…
in Polish wymawiać…
in Spanish pronunciar…
in Portuguese pronunciar…
in German aussprechen, verkünden…
in Catalan pronunciar…
in Japanese ~を発音する…
in Chinese (Simplified) 发出声音, 发(音),读(音)…
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