What does the word pronounce mean?

    Part of speech: adjective

  • Pronounceable.

  • Part of speech: noun


  • Part of speech: verb transitive, verb intransitive

  • To articulate; utter formally; declare.

Usage examples for pronounce

  1. " A very pleasant evening, gentlemen," he would pronounce, " but duty calls." – Gargoyles by Ben Hecht
  2. That's stickin' to tradition, says I. It sounds perfectly swell, too, when you know how to pronounce it. – The House of Torchy by Sewell Ford
  3. Or thus: " Yet in this we find that the English pronounce in a manner perfectly agreeable to rule." – The Grammar of English Grammars by Goold Brown