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gutturalize

[ guht-er-uh-lahyz ]
/ 藞g蕦t 蓹r 蓹藢la瑟z /
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verb (used with object), gut路tur路al路ized, gut路tur路al路iz路ing.
to speak or pronounce (something) in a guttural manner.
Phonetics. to change into, pronounce as, or supplement with a guttural or gutturalized sound.
verb (used without object), gut路tur路al路ized, gut路tur路al路iz路ing.
to speak gutturally.
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Also especially British, gut路ter路al路ise .

Origin of gutturalize

First recorded in 1815鈥25; guttural + -ize

OTHER WORDS FROM gutturalize

gut路tur路al路i路za路tion, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for gutturalize

gutturalize

gutturalise

/ (藞伞蕦t蓹r蓹藢la瑟z) /

verb
(tr) phonetics to change into a guttural speech sound or pronounce with guttural articulation or pharyngeal constriction
to speak or utter in harsh raucous tones

Derived forms of gutturalize

gutturalization or gutturalisation, noun
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