gutturalized

[ guht-er-uh-lahyzd ]
/ ˈgʌt ər əˌlaɪzd /

adjective Phonetics.

pronounced with guttural coarticulation.

Nearby words

  1. guttersnipe,
  2. guttiform,
  3. guttle,
  4. guttural,
  5. gutturalize,
  6. gutturally,
  7. gutturonasal,
  8. gutty,
  9. guv,
  10. guy

Origin of gutturalized

First recorded in 1875–80; gutturalize + -ed2

gutturalize

[ guht-er-uh-lahyz ]
/ ˈgʌt ər əˌlaɪz /

verb (used with object), gut·tur·al·ized, gut·tur·al·iz·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·tur·al·ized, gut·tur·al·iz·ing.

to speak gutturally.
Also especially British, gut·ter·al·ise.

Origin of gutturalize

First recorded in 1815–25; guttural + -ize

Related formsgut·tur·al·i·za·tion, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for gutturalized

gutturalize

gutturalise

/ (ˈɡʌtərəˌlaɪz) /

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 Formsgutturalization or gutturalisation, noun

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