Definition of Pronunciation. Meaning of Pronunciation. Synonyms of Pronunciation
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Definition of Pronunciation
PronunciationPronunciation 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
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
is the way in which
a word or a language
is spoken. This may refer
used in speaking
- Received Pronunciation
(RP), commonly called
in North America
and Standard British pronunciation
or Southern British pronunciation
- A pronunciation respelling
is a regular phonetic respelling
of a word that has a standard spelling
but whose pronunciation according
to that spelling
- A spelling pronunciation
is the pronunciation
of a word according
to its spelling, different
from a standard
or traditional pronunciation
- are often
from the pronunciation
mapping, from spelling
, is usually regular
- Relaxed pronunciation
(also called condensed pronunciation
or word slurs) is a phenomenon
when the syllables
of common words
- Like many other
has wide variation
, both historically
and from dialect
to dialect. In general, however, the regional...
- 540 BC, as it appears
on the black-figure pottery
of the time. Latin pronunciation continually evolved
over the centuries, making
- The pronunciation
of the digraph
⟨wh⟩ in English
over time, and still varies today between different regions
and accents. It is now most commonly...
- Berners-Lee rejected suggestions
Wide Web name over pronunciation
that this peculiar feature
of the name would
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