Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Of or pertaining to pronunciation; pronunciatory.
  • Uttering confidently; dogmatical.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Of or pertaining to pronunciation.
  • adjective obsolete Uttering confidently; dogmatical.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Of or relating to pronunciation.
  • adjective obsolete Uttering confidently; dogmatical.

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

Latin pronunciativus.

Examples

  • He stood in the farthest corner of the room with his hands up and his mouth open, for a minute or two when the singing stopped, and the voice became clear and pronunciative.

    Types of Children's Literature

  • He stood in the furthest corner of the room, with his hands up, and his mouth open, for a minute or two, when the singing stopped, and the voice became clear and pronunciative.

    Journeys Through Bookland, Vol. 2

  • He stood in the farthest corner of the room, with his hands up, and his mouth open, for a minute or two, when the singing stopped, and the voice became clear, and pronunciative.

    Children's Literature A Textbook of Sources for Teachers and Teacher-Training Classes

  • He stood in the farthest corner of the room, with his hands up and his mouth open, for a minute or two, when the singing stopped, and the voice became clear and pronunciative.

    The Junior Classics — Volume 6 Old-Fashioned Tales

  • He stood in the farthest corner of the room, with his hands up, and his mouth open, for a minute or two, when the singing stopped, and the voice became clear and pronunciative.

    Stories of Childhood

  • He stood in the farthest corner of the room, with his hands up, and his mouth open, for a minute or two, when the singing stopped, and the voice became clear and pronunciative.

    Famous Stories Every Child Should Know

  • He stood in the farthest corner of the room, with his hands up and his mouth open, for a minute or two, when the singing stopped and the voice became clear and pronunciative.

    The King of the Golden River

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.