- an act or manner of enunciating.
- utterance or pronunciation.
- a formal announcement or statement: the enunciation of a doctrine.
Origin of enunciation
Related Words for enunciationvoicing, articulation, elocution, vocalization, pronunciation, utterance, fluency, phraseology, phonation
Examples from the Web for enunciation
Historical Examples of enunciation
His enunciation would have been almost totally unintelligible to a stranger.The Secret Agent
Her carriage is excellent, and her enunciation is perfectly clear.My Double Life
Above all things, let the enunciation of every word be clear and distinct.The Liberty Minstrel
George W. Clark
The Philadelphian is quite as marked in tone and enunciation.As A Chinaman Saw Us
What was the slight peculiarity of her enunciation, when she read?Elsie Venner
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
1550s, "declaration," from Latin enuntiationem (nominative enuntiatio) "enunciation, declaration," noun of action from past participle stem of enuntiare (see enunciate). Meaning "articulation of words" is from 1750.