gutturalize

verb
gut·​tur·​al·​ize | \ ˈgətərəˌlīz, ˈgətər- also ˈgə‧tr- \
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of gutturalize

transitive verb

1 : to pronounce or utter in a guttural manner
2 : velarize

intransitive verb

: to speak in a guttural manner

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History and Etymology for gutturalize

guttural entry 1 + -ize

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“Gutturalize.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gutturalize. Accessed 17 Jun. 2021.

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