unround

[uhn-round]

verb (used with object) Phonetics.

to articulate (an ordinarily rounded vowel) without rounding the lips; delabialize.

Nearby words

  1. unrobe,
  2. unroll,
  3. unromantic,
  4. unroof,
  5. unroot,
  6. unrounded,
  7. unrove,
  8. unroven,
  9. unrra,
  10. unruffle


Origin of unround

First recorded in 1605–15; un-2 + round1

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