verb (used with object), pro·nounced, pro·nounc·ing.
verb (used without object), pro·nounced, pro·nounc·ing.
Origin of pronounce
Examples from the Web for unpronounceable
Contemporary Examples of unpronounceable
This pack of weirdos forms the (unpronounceable) band Soronprfbs.Michael Fassbender Plays A Rocker in A Papier-Mâché Head in the Strange Sundance Film ‘Frank’
January 18, 2014
Historical Examples of unpronounceable
But spare your honest indignation; our unpronounceable friend did none of these.Nuts and Nutcrackers
Charles James Lever
The signorino is an American and he has an unpronounceable name.Olive in Italy
She said an unpronounceable word and added: "You may call me Liz."The Gift Bearer
Charles Louis Fontenay
Their last names were unpronounceable, so they were called Pavel and Peter.My Antonia
He probably had either a surname to be concealed or else unpronounceable to French lips.A Modern Telemachus
Charlotte M. Yonge
Word Origin for pronounce
early 14c., "to declare officially;" late 14c., "to speak, utter," from Old French prononcier "declare, speak out, pronounce" (late 13c., Modern French prononcer), from Late Latin pronunciare, from Latin pronuntiare "to proclaim, announce; pronounce, utter," from pro- "forth, out, in public" (see pro-) + nuntiare "announce," from nuntius "messenger" (see nuncio). With reference to the mode of sounding words or languages, it is attested from 1620s (but cf. pronunciation in this sense early 15c.). Related: Pronounced; pronouncing.