Friday, October 01, 2004
Definitions for enunciate
- To utter articulately; to pronounce.
- To state or set forth precisely or systematically.
- To announce; to proclaim; to declare.
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Citations for enunciate
And all agree that he was from his college days a wonderful speaker, one who enunciated clearly and crisply and never seemed to have to grope for a word.
John Maynard Keynes, a famous economist and outstandingly successful investor, enunciated the theory most lucidly in 1936.
Origin of enunciate
Enunciate comes from Latin enuntiare, "to tell; to disclose; to declare; to pronounce clearly," from e- + nuntiare, "to announce," from nuntius, "a messenger."