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unround

verb un·round \ ˌən-ˈrau̇nd \

Definition of unround

transitive verb
1 : to pronounce (a sound) without lip rounding or with decreased lip rounding
2 : to spread (the lips) laterally
  • necessary to unround the lips in pronouncing \ē\

First Known Use of unround

1874


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unround

adjective

Definition of unround

: pronounced with the lips not rounded

First Known Use of unround

1958


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