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Pronounce

Pro`nounce´
v. t.1.
[imp. & p. p. Pronounced ; p. pr. & vb. n. Pronounging .]
1.To utter articulately; to speak out or distinctly; to utter, as words or syllables; to speak with the proper sound and accent as, adults rarely learn to pronounce a foreign language correctly.
2.To utter officially or solemnly; to deliver, as a decree or sentence; as, to pronounce sentence of death.
3.To speak or utter rhetorically; to deliver; to recite; as, to pronounce an oration.
4.To declare or affirm; as, he pronounced the book to be a libel; he pronounced the act to be a fraud.
v. i.1.To give a pronunciation; to articulate; as, to pronounce faultlessly.
2.To make declaration; to utter on opinion; to speak with confidence.
n.1.Pronouncement; declaration; pronunciation.
Verb1.pronounce - speak, pronounce, or utter in a certain way; "She pronounces French words in a funny way"; "I cannot say `zip wire'"; "Can the child sound out this complicated word?"
2.pronounce - pronounce judgment on; "They labeled him unfit to work here"
Synonyms: label, judge
act on, affirm, allege, annunciate, argue, assert, assever, asseverate, aver, avouch, avow, bid, breathe, broadcast, call on, call the signals, call upon, charge, chime, chorus, come out with, command, commission, communicate, condemn, contend, convey, declare, declare roundly, decree, deliver, dictate, direct, disclose, doom, emit, enjoin, enunciate, express, find, find against, find for, fling off, formulate, give, give an order, give expression, give notice, give out with, give the word, give tongue, give utterance, give voice, have, hold, impart, insist, instruct, issue a command, issue a manifesto, issue a statement, issue a writ, judge, lay down, let out, lip, maintain, make a statement, make an announcement, make known, mandate, manifesto, ordain, order, order about, out with, pass, pass judgment, pass sentence, phonate, phrase, pour forth, predicate, present, profess, promulgate, pronounce judgment, pronounce on, protest, publicize, publish, publish a manifesto, put, put forth, put in words, put it, put out, raise, report, return a verdict, rule, say, say the word, sentence, set down, set forth, sound, speak, speak out, speak up, stand for, stand on, state, submit, tell, throw off, utter a judgment, verbalize, vocalize, voice, whisper, word
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