intonate

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verb in·to·nate \ˈin-tə-ˌnāt, -(ˌ)tō-\

Definition of intonate

intonated

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intonating

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  intone, utter

Examples of intonate in a sentence

  1. the priest then proceeded to intonate the prayer's familiar opening words

1795

First Known Use of intonate

1795



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