Pronounced
Pronounced Pro*nounced", a. [F. prononc['e].] Strongly marked; unequivocal; decided.

Note: [A Gallicism] [1913 Webster]

[His] views became every day more pronounced. --Thackeray. [1913 Webster]


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  • Pronounced — Pronounce Pro*nounce , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Pronounced}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Pronounging}.] [F. prononcer, L. pronunciare; pro before, forth + nunciare, nuntiare, to announce. See {Announce}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To utter articulately; to speak out or …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • pronounced — pro|nounced [ prə naunst ] adjective very obvious or noticeable: The North South divide is becoming more and more pronounced. She still has a pronounced German accent. He had a pronounced limp …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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