articulate

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Pronunciation[change]

adjective
  • enPR: ärtĭ'kyələt,
  • (UK) IPA: /ɑːˈtɪkjʊlət/, SAMPA: /a:"tIkjUl@t/
  • (US) IPA: /ɑːrtɪkjələt/ SAMPA: /a:rtIkjUl@t/
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verb
  • enPR: ärtĭ'kyəlāt,
  • (UK) IPA: /ɑːˈtɪkjʊleɪt/, SAMPA: /a:"tIkjUleIt/
  • (US) IPA: /ɑːrtɪkjəleɪt/ SAMPA: /a:rtIkjUleIt/
  • (file)

Adjective[change]

Positive
articulate

Comparative
more articulate

Superlative
most articulate

  1. Talking in a clear way; effective speaking.
    She is an articulate person.
  2. Able to bend or hinge.
    The robot arm was articulate in two directions.

Verb[change]

Plain form
articulate

Third-person singular
articulates

Past tense
articulated

Past participle
articulated

Present participle
articulating

  1. To articlulate is to make clear.
  2. If you articulate, that means you speak clearly or effectively.
    If he would just articulate, I might be able to understand him.

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