What does assibilate mean?

Definitions for assibilate
as·si·bi·late

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. assibilate(verb)

    insert a sibilant sound before or after (another sound)

  2. assibilate(verb)

    change into a sibilant

    "In the syllable /si/, the /s/ sibilates in Japanese"

Wiktionary

  1. assibilate(Verb)

    To change into or pronounce with the accompaniment of a sibilant sound or sounds.

  2. assibilate(Verb)

    To change by assibilation.

  3. Origin: From assibilatus, past participle of assibilo, from ad + sibilo, from sibilus, of imitative origin.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Assibilate(verb)

    to make sibilant; to change to a sibilant

  2. Origin: [L. assibilatus, p. p. of assibilare to hiss out; ad + sibilare to hiss.]

How to pronounce assibilate?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say assibilate in sign language?

  1. assibilate

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of assibilate in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of assibilate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Images & Illustrations of assibilate

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