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pronounced

adjective pro·nounced \-ˈnan(t)st\

: very noticeable

Full Definition of PRONOUNCED

:  strongly marked :  decided <a pronounced dislike>
pro·nounced·ly \-ˈnan(t)-səd-lē, -ˈnan(t)st-lē\ adverb
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Examples of PRONOUNCED

  1. He walked with a pronounced limp.
  2. The symptoms of the disease have become steadily more pronounced.

First Known Use of PRONOUNCED

circa 1741
PRONOUNCEDLY Defined for Kids

pronounced

adjective pro·nounced \prə-ˈnanst\

Definition of PRONOUNCED for Kids

:  very noticeable <She was walking with a pronounced limp.>

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