Pronounce - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |prəˈnaʊns|  American pronunciation of the word pronounce
Brit.  |prəˈnaʊns|  British pronunciation of the word pronounce
- speak, pronounce, or utter in a certain way (syn: articulate, enounce, enunciate, say)
She pronounces French words in a funny way
- pronounce judgment on (syn: judge, label)

Examples

She practices pronouncing foreign words.

I'm sorry. I can't pronounce your name.

The priest pronounced a blessing on their home.

The doctors pronounced him fit to go back to work.

He was pronounced dead upon arrival at the hospital.

Many senators are pronouncing in favor of the bill.

The judge pronounced for the defendant.

The jury pronounced against the defendant.

How do you pronounce your name?

The victim was pronounced dead on arrival.

I now pronounce you man and wife.

The scheme was pronounced a failure.

He used to pronounce on matters he knew nothing about.

She pronounces French words in a funny way

I constantly have to be reminded how to pronounce her name.

Word forms

verb
I/you/we/they: pronounce
he/she/it: pronounces
present participle: pronouncing
past tense: pronounced
past participle: pronounced
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