Translation of pronounce in Spanish:


pronunciar, v.

Pronunciation /prəˈnaʊns//prəˈnaʊns/

transitive verb

  • 1

    (sound/syllable/word) pronunciar
    the 'e' is not pronounced la 'e' no se pronuncia / es muda
    • The sequence ended with the student pronouncing the word correctly.
    • As we get older we learn to read and write and hopefully pronounce the words correctly in whatever language we are raised.
    • Each letter has a particular sound so reading is relatively simple, words being pronounced phonetically.
    • The point is that only real Friesians can pronounce the first words correctly.
    • Along with this, the user can also get to hear the way a letter or a word is correctly pronounced.
    • I think it is important that members' names be pronounced correctly.
    • She insists her mistake was due to the way the word was pronounced by the presenter, and she is determined to get to the top next year.
    • Her voice dripped with the sharpness of mockery as she pronounced these last words.
    • Though a small error on the part of a painter, it makes all the difference when the word is pronounced.
    • The only other solution is for foreigners to pronounce words correctly.
    • It became really noticeable when she pronounced certain words.
    • Her tiny lips moved carefully as she attempted to sound out and then pronounce the difficult words.
    • From the way she pronounces the words, from how she runs syllables together so oddly, I guess that she doesn't understand what she sings.
    • Before that Latin, certainly in English-speaking countries, was pronounced just like English.
    • Someone finally realizes what I'm trying to say and pronounces the word properly, and everyone starts to chuckle.
    • If you click on the speaker icon, a man's voice pronounces the word for you through your computer's speakers.
    • Gemma and I have a joke about the way she pronounces the word ‘delicious’.
    • Oh dear, has Dan been pronouncing the first syllable like the Scottish island?
    • After realising she had pronounced it wrong, she didn't care.
    • There are people that complain when their name is pronounced differently.
  • 2

    (judgment/sentence) pronunciar
    (judgment/sentence) dictar
    • She received assistance from paramedics but a doctor pronounced her dead at the scene.
    • He was 73 and the doctors had just pronounced him well enough to return home.
    • A doctor was called and he was pronounced dead shortly after 10.30 am yesterday.
    • Can a state undo an agreement on the basis of which the apex court had pronounced its verdict?
    • They were examined by a doctor but were pronounced dead at the scene.
    • Mr Roberts was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident, last Thursday.
    • The answer is that the institution of the court is not the court building itself, it is the judges who pronounce their verdicts.
    • Firefighters used cutting equipment to release him from his car but paramedics pronounced him dead at the scene.
    • The local Fire Brigade, Gardai and the ambulance service worked to free him, but he was pronounced dead at the scene.
    • A doctor at a local surgery also attended but eventually pronounced the man dead.
    • The driver of the Mondeo was pronounced dead at the scene.
    • The driver of the Sierra was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.
    • A doctor who pronounced the man dead believes the cause of death was asphyxiation.
    • However, the Ukrainian was pronounced dead at the scene by a doctor.
    • The boy and his 33-year-old mother were rescued by a helicopter but were later pronounced dead at hospital.
    • The victim, who is yet to be formally identified, was pronounced dead at the scene.
    • I don't know that I'd want to pronounce that judgment at this point.
    • He pronounced me unfit to be operated upon.
    • An ambulance crew was called but the woman was pronounced dead at the scene.
    • In addition, the applicants complained that the county courts' residence judgments were not pronounced publicly.
  • 3formal

    the doctor pronounced him dead el médico dictaminó que estaba muerto
    • she tasted it and pronounced it excellent lo probó y declaró que era excelente / su dictamen fue que era excelente
    • he pronounced himself satisfied se manifestó satisfecho

intransitive verb


  • 1

    (deliver verdict)
    to pronounce on sth pronunciarse sobre algo