Definition of Pronunciation. Meaning of Pronunciation. Synonyms of Pronunciation

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Definition of Pronunciation

Pronunciation
Pronunciation Pro*nun`ci*a"tion (?; 277), n. [F. pronunciation, L. pronunciatio. See Pronounce.] 1. The act of uttering with articulation; the act of giving the proper sound and accent; utterance; as, the pronunciation of syllables of words; distinct or indistinct pronunciation. 2. The mode of uttering words or sentences. 3. (Rhet.) The art of manner of uttering a discourse publicly with propriety and gracefulness; -- now called delivery. --J. Q. Adams.

Meaning of Pronunciation from wikipedia

- Pronunciation is the way in which a word or a language is spoken. This may refer to generally agreed-upon sequences of sounds used in speaking a given...
- and ⟨ ⟩, see IPA § Brackets and transcription delimiters. Received Pronunciation (RP) is the accent traditionally regarded as standard for British English...
- spelling pronunciation is the pronunciation of a word according to its spelling when this differs from a longstanding standard or traditional pronunciation. Words...
- A pronunciation respelling is a regular phonetic respelling of a word that has a standard spelling but whose pronunciation according to that spelling may...
- The pronunciation of GIF, an acronym for the Graphics Interchange Format, has been disputed since the 1990s. Po****rly pronounced in English as a one-syllable...
- are often not predictable from the pronunciation alone, while the reverse mapping, from spelling to pronunciation, is usually regular and predictable...
- that are counterintuitive to their pronunciation because the spelling does not accord with conventional pronunciation ****ociations, or because a better...
- [ ], / / and ⟨ ⟩, see IPA § Brackets and transcription delimiters. Pronunciation of the phoneme /r/ in the English language has many variations in different...
- Latin pronunciation, both in the classical and post-classical age, has varied across different regions and different eras. As the respective languages...
- Gr**** pronunciation may refer to: Ancient Gr**** phonology Koine Gr**** phonology Modern Gr**** phonology This disambiguation page lists articles ****ociated...