What does assibilate mean?

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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"


  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.]

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  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

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