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Spanish translation of “pronounce”

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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