Enouncing
Enounce E*nounce", v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Enounced}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Enouncing}.] [F. ['e]noncer, L. enuntiare; e out + nuntiare to announce, fr. nuntius messenger. See {Nuncio}, and cf. {Enunciate}.] 1. To announce; to declare; to state, as a proposition or argument. --Sir W. Hamilton. [1913 Webster]

2. To utter; to articulate. [1913 Webster]

The student should be able to enounce these [sounds] independently. --A. M. Bell. [1913 Webster]


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  • enouncing — v. speak, utter, pronounce; enunciate; announce, declare, proclaim …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Enounce — E*nounce , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Enounced}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Enouncing}.] [F. [ e]noncer, L. enuntiare; e out + nuntiare to announce, fr. nuntius messenger. See {Nuncio}, and cf. {Enunciate}.] 1. To announce; to declare; to state, as a proposition …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Enounced — Enounce E*nounce , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Enounced}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Enouncing}.] [F. [ e]noncer, L. enuntiare; e out + nuntiare to announce, fr. nuntius messenger. See {Nuncio}, and cf. {Enunciate}.] 1. To announce; to declare; to state, as a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Enouncement — E*nounce ment, n. Act of enouncing; that which is enounced. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • enounce — transitive verb (enounced; enouncing) Etymology: French énoncer, from Latin enuntiare to report more at enunciate Date: 1788 1. to set forth or state (as a proposition) 2. to pronounce distinctly ; articulate …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • enounce — enouncement, n. /i nowns /, v.t., enounced, enouncing. 1. to utter or pronounce, as words; enunciate. 2. to announce, declare, or proclaim. 3. to state definitely, as a proposition. [1795 1805; E + (AN)NOUNCE, modeled on F énoncer < L enuntiare… …   Universalium

  • enounce — /iˈnoʊns/ (say ee nohns) verb (t) (enounced, enouncing) 1. to announce, declare, or proclaim. 2. to state definitely, as a proposition. 3. to utter or pronounce, as words. {French énoncer, from Latin ēnuntiāre} –enouncement, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • enounce — [ē nouns′, inouns′] vt. enounced, enouncing [Fr énoncer < L enuntiare] ENUNCIATE …   English World dictionary

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