pronounced

[ pruh-nounst ]
/ prəˈnaʊnst /

adjective

strongly marked: a pronounced fishy taste.
clearly indicated: a pronounced contrast.
decided; unequivocal: pronounced views.

Origin of pronounced

First recorded in 1570–80; pronounce + -ed2

SYNONYMS FOR pronounced

Related forms

pro·nounc·ed·ly [pruh-noun-sid-lee, -nounst-lee] /prəˈnaʊn sɪd li, -ˈnaʊnst li/, adverbpro·nounc·ed·ness, nounun·pro·nounced, adjectivewell-pro·nounced, adjective
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pronounced

/ (prəˈnaʊnst) /

adjective

strongly marked or indicated
(of a sound) articulated with vibration of the vocal cords; voiced

Derived Forms

pronouncedly (prəˈnaʊnsɪdlɪ), adverb
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