Definitions of enunciation

  1. Mode of utterance or pronunciation, especially as regards fullness and distinctness or articulation; as, to speak with a clear or impressive enunciation. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. That which is enunciated or announced; words in which a proposition is expressed; an announcement; a formal declaration; a statement. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. Manner of uttering vocal sounds; articulation; a definite statement. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  4. Act of enunciating: manner of uttering or pronouncing: a distinct statement or declaration: the words in which a proposition is expressed. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  5. Act or manner of uttering; something uttered. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  6. The act of enunciating or of declaring; manner of pronouncing or uttering; that which is enunciated; statement; expression in words of a proposition. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.

Usage examples for enunciation

  1. He had a ripe, genial voice, and an enunciation that made crystals of his words; whilst his range of subjects was as wide as the earth and the sky. – Grey Roses by Henry Harland
  2. If only we succeeded in the clear enunciation of legal rules for all international relations; if only we could succeed in finding independent and unbiased men to whose judgment a state could confidently submit its cause; if only we could succeed in bringing such men together in an independent international court- there would then be no reason why the great majority of states should not follow the example of the very small minority which has already agreed to settle all possible disputes by means of arbitration. – The Future of International Law by Lassa Oppenheim