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unround

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verb un·round \ˌən-ˈrau̇nd\

Definition of unround

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to pronounce (a sound) without lip rounding or with decreased lip rounding

  3. 2 :  to spread (the lips) laterally <necessary to unround the lips in pronouncing \ē\>

1874

First Known Use of unround

1874


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unround

adjective un·round

Definition of unround

  1. :  pronounced with the lips not rounded

1958

First Known Use of unround

1958


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