Meaning of 'articulate'

Find the meaning of the word ‘articulate’

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Meaning of ‘articulate’

7 definitions found.



expressing yourself easily or characterized by clear expressive language

Example: "articulate speech"


consisting of segments held together by joints

Synonyms: articulated


to express or state clearly

Example: "I articulated my needs."

Synonyms: vocalize vocalise enunciate


to speak, pronounce, or utter in a certain way

Example: "I was known to articulate the letter t very clearly."

Synonyms: say sound out pronounce enunciate enounce


to put into words or an expression

Example: "I'm trying to articulate my feelings here, but I'm having difficulty."

Synonyms: phrase


to provide with a joint

Example: "I articulated the bat skeleton."

Synonyms: joint


to unite by forming a joint or joints

Example: "The ankle bone articulates with the leg bones to form the ankle bones."

Source: WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University

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