Dictionary.com

gutturonasal

[ guht-uh-roh-ney-zuhl ]
/ ˌgʌt ə roʊˈneɪ zəl /
Phonetics
Save This Word!

adjective
articulated in the back of the mouth and given resonance in the nasal cavity, as the sound represented by (ng) in (ring).
noun
a gutturonasal sound.
QUIZ
QUIZ YOURSELF ON "IS" VS. "ARE"
"Is" it time for a new quiz? "Are" you ready? Then prove your excellent skills on using "is" vs. "are."
Question 1 of 7
IS and ARE are both forms of which verb?

Origin of gutturonasal

First recorded in 1870–75; guttur(al) + -o- + nasal1

Words nearby gutturonasal

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2022
FEEDBACK