enounce

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verb \ē-ˈnau̇n(t)s\

Definition of enounce

enounced

;

enouncing

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to set forth or state (as a proposition)

  3. 2 :  to pronounce distinctly :  articulate

Origin and Etymology of enounce

French énoncer, from Latin enuntiare to report — more at enunciate


First Known Use: 1788


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