Definitions for nasalizeˈneɪ zəˌlaɪz

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

na•sal•izeˈneɪ zəˌlaɪz(v.t.)-ized, -iz•ing.

  1. to pronounce as a nasal sound.

Origin of nasalize:

1840–50

na`sal•i•za′tion(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. nasalize, nasalise(verb)

    speak nasally or through the nose

    "In this part of the country, people tend to nasalize"

  2. nasalize, nasalise(verb)

    pronounce with a lowered velum

    "She nasalizes all her vowels"

Wiktionary

  1. nasalize(Verb)

    To speak through the nose.

  2. nasalize(Verb)

    To make a nasal sound when speaking.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Nasalize(verb)

    to render nasal, as sound; to insert a nasal or sound in

  2. Nasalize(verb)

    to utter words or letters with a nasal sound; to speak through the nose

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