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Origin of orthoepy
OTHER WORDS FROM orthoepyor·tho·ep·ic [awr-thoh-ep-ik], /ˌɔr θoʊˈɛp ɪk/, or·tho·ep·i·cal, adjectiveor·tho·e·pist, nounor·tho·e·pis·tic, adjective
Words nearby orthoepy
Example sentences from the Web for orthoepy
Orthoepy, a word derived from the Greek orthon (upright), and epos (a word), signifies the right utterance of words.A Handbook of the English Language|Robert Gordon Latham
The following list is from Nares' Orthoepy, a work to which the reader is referred.
To mispronounce a word because it is misspelt is only indirectly an error of orthoepy.
The orthography is according to Jack's orthoepy, for there are various spellings of the word.Gwen Wynn|Mayne Reid
It has a certain crude and primitive grammar, but in point of orthoepy is extremely difficult.The Collected Works of Ambrose Bierce|Ambrose Bierce