- 1[transitive, intransitive] enunciate (something) | + speech to say or pronounce words clearly She enunciated each word slowly and carefully.
- 2[transitive] enunciate something (formal) to express an idea clearly and exactly He enunciated his vision of the future. Word Origin mid 16th cent. (as enunciation): from Latin enuntiat-
BrE BrE//ɪˈnʌnsieɪt//; NAmE NAmE//ɪˈnʌnsieɪt//Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they enunciate
BrE BrE//ɪˈnʌnsieɪt//; NAmE NAmE//ɪˈnʌnsieɪt//he / she / it enunciates
BrE BrE//ɪˈnʌnsieɪts//; NAmE NAmE//ɪˈnʌnsieɪts//past simple enunciated
BrE BrE//ɪˈnʌnsieɪtɪd//; NAmE NAmE//ɪˈnʌnsieɪtɪd//past participle enunciated
BrE BrE//ɪˈnʌnsieɪtɪd//; NAmE NAmE//ɪˈnʌnsieɪtɪd//-ing form enunciating
BrE BrE//ɪˈnʌnsieɪtɪŋ//; NAmE NAmE//ɪˈnʌnsieɪtɪŋ//