Pronunciative Pro*nun"ci*a*tive, a. [L. pronunciativus.] [1913 Webster] 1. Of or pertaining to pronunciation. [1913 Webster]

2. Uttering confidently; dogmatical. [Obs.] --Bacon. [1913 Webster]

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  • pronunciative — pro·nun·ci·a·tive …   English syllables

  • pronunciative —  ̷ ̷ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌād.iv adjective Etymology: Latin pronuntiatus, past participle of pronuntiare to declare, pronounce + English ive more at pronounce : dogmatic …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pronuncial — Pro*nun cial, a. Of or pertaining to pronunciation; pronunciative. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • pronunciation — pronunciational, pronunciatory /preuh nun see euh tawr ee, tohr ee/, pronunciative, adj. /preuh nun see ay sheuhn/, n. 1. the act or result of producing the sounds of speech, including articulation, stress, and intonation, often with reference to …   Universalium

  • bigoted — Synonyms and related words: Sabbatarian, authoritarian, balking, balky, biased, bigot, borne, bulldogged, bulletheaded, bullheaded, case hardened, closed, conceited, conservative, constricted, cramped, creedbound, deaf, deaf to reason,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • doctrinaire — Synonyms and related words: antiblack, armchair authority, authoritarian, authoritative, biased, bigot, bigoted, bullheaded, chauvinist, chauvinistic, colored, conceited, doctrinarian, dogged, dogmatic, dogmatist, dogmatizer, dogmatizing, fanatic …   Moby Thesaurus

  • dogmatic — Synonyms and related words: Sabbatarian, a priori, antiblack, arbitrary, arrogant, assertive, assured, authoritarian, authoritative, balking, balky, believing, biased, bigoted, blind, bulldogged, bulletheaded, bullheaded, canonical, case hardened …   Moby Thesaurus

  • opinionated — Synonyms and related words: antiblack, balking, balky, biased, bigoted, bulldogged, bulletheaded, bullheaded, case hardened, chauvinistic, cocksure, colored, conceited, dictatorial, doctrinaire, doctrinarian, dogged, dogmatic, dogmatizing,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • oracular — Synonyms and related words: apocalyptic, augural, auguring, bigoted, conceited, divinatory, doctrinaire, doctrinarian, dogmatic, dogmatizing, fatidic, forecasting, foreseeing, foretelling, forewarning, fortunetelling, haruspical, mantic,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • peremptory — Synonyms and related words: absolute, absolutist, absolutistic, admitting no exception, all out, arbitrary, aristocratic, arrogant, authoritarian, authoritative, autocratic, bigoted, binding, bossy, categorical, certain, clear, commanding,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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