Thesaurus

articulates

verb
present tense third-person singular of articulate

Synonyms & Antonyms of articulates

1 to utter clearly and distinctly
  • uses a very measured tone and articulates every syllable when issuing scoldings

Synonyms for articulates

Words Related to articulates

Near Antonyms for articulates

2 to convey in appropriate or telling terms
  • an essay that masterfully articulates the case for a greater commitment to space exploration

Synonyms for articulates

Words Related to articulates

3 to express (a thought or emotion) in words
  • I'm not articulating my thoughts very well

Synonyms for articulates

Words Related to articulates

Phrases Synonymous with articulates

Near Antonyms for articulates

See the Dictionary Definition 

Learn More About articulates

Thesaurus Entries Near articulates

articulateness

articulates

articulating

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Articulates.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/articulates. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More from Merriam-Webster on articulates

Nglish: Translation of articulates for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of articulates for Arabic Speakers

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Name that Thing: Flower Edition

Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!