Inarticulateness In`ar*tic"u*late*ness, n. The state or quality of being inarticulate. [1913 Webster]

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  • inarticulateness — inarticulate ► ADJECTIVE 1) unable to speak distinctly or express oneself clearly. 2) unspoken or not expressed in words. 3) without joints or articulations. DERIVATIVES inarticulacy noun inarticulately adverb inarticulateness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • inarticulateness — noun see inarticulate I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • inarticulateness — See inarticulately. * * * …   Universalium

  • inarticulateness — noun The property of being inarticulate, of lacking articulateness …   Wiktionary

  • inarticulateness — n. lack of clearness, indistinctness; incomprehensibleness; inability to express oneself in words; speechlessness (due to rage or surprise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • inarticulateness — in·articulateness …   English syllables

  • inarticulateness — “+ noun ( es) : the quality or state of being inarticulate …   Useful english dictionary

  • Stammering — (Roget s Thesaurus) >Imperfect Speech. < N PARAG:Stammering >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 inarticulateness inarticulateness Sgm: N 1 stammering stammering &c. >V. Sgm: N 1 hesitation hesitation &c. >V. Sgm: N 1 impediment in one s speech… …   English dictionary for students

  • Inarticulation — In ar*tic u*la tion, n. [Cf. F. inarticulation.] Inarticulateness. Chesterfield. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • inarticulate — I. adjective Etymology: Late Latin inarticulatus, from Latin in + articulatus, past participle of articulare to utter distinctly more at articulate Date: 1603 1. a. of a sound uttered or formed without the definite articulations of intelligible… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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