- strongly marked: a pronounced fishy taste.
- clearly indicated: a pronounced contrast.
- decided; unequivocal: pronounced views.
Origin of pronounced
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1. distinct, unmistakable.
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Examples from the Web for pronouncedly
He was clad in a civilian costume, which pronouncedly smacked of the prairie.The Law-Breakers
The other two are white, and of pronouncedly Spanish features.The Lone Ranche
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The versatility of the modellers and the artists is pronouncedly marked.Chats on Royal Copenhagen Porcelain
In what periods of design does each quality appear most pronouncedly?Applied Design for Printers
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The solution thus most pronouncedly laid down by Colonel Haskell may or may not prove in this case correct and final.'Tis Sixty Years Since
Charles Francis Adams
- strongly marked or indicated
- (of a sound) articulated with vibration of the vocal cords; voiced
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Word Origin and History for pronouncedly
"spoken," 1570s, past participle adjective from pronounce (v.). Sense of "emphatic" is a figurative meaning first attested c.1730.
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