Definition of pronounced in English:

pronounced

adjective

  • Very noticeable or marked; conspicuous.

    ‘he had a pronounced squint’
    • ‘Yet even given that, his last essay is notable for a pronounced harshness of tone and approach.’
    • ‘The party's openness to second preferences, more pronounced than ever before, was the real stroke of genius.’
    • ‘The most pronounced spectral difference is exhibited by the fluorescence peak intensity shown in Fig.5.’
    • ‘Flavour ranges from very mild to strong, whether harshly biting or simply with a pronounced flavour.’
    • ‘The differences between plants and animals may be especially pronounced with regard to introns.’
    • ‘The group difference was most pronounced in tasks requiring continuation and synthesis of phonological units.’
    • ‘Apparently, normalizing for the number of pawns makes the effect more pronounced.’
    • ‘Stronger water losses lead to even more pronounced performance reductions.’
    • ‘Nowhere is this more pronounced than in the discussion on global warming.’
    • ‘Passengers may notice this as there is a pronounced well in the cabin floor ahead of it.’
    • ‘The evidence isn't yet conclusive, but a pronounced slowdown does indeed seem to be under way.’
    • ‘Plastic interaction between the metal surfaces is especially pronounced when surface jetting occurs.’
    • ‘The new field of imagery may not provoke the passions of an image war, but we are often troubled by a pronounced need to know.’
    • ‘Driving into the city, I always notice the pronounced Christian billboard citing a biblical passage.’
    • ‘The skin can become thicker and leathery, with more pronounced lines and in severe cases it can even crack.’
    • ‘He renders poems with pronounced literary value and a distinct aesthetic.’
    • ‘However, the end of the Cold War gave a strong boost to a more pronounced liberal posture.’
    • ‘Increases in loneliness and decreases in social support were particularly pronounced for the youth.’
    • ‘If it's damp with early-morning dew, its effect is even more pronounced.’
    • ‘That direct sunlight enters the room is clear from the bright rear wall and pronounced diagonal shadow falling from the windowsill.’
    noticeable, marked, strong, conspicuous, striking, distinct, decided, definite, prominent, notable, unmistakable, inescapable, obvious, evident, plain, clear, recognizable, identifiable
    broad, thick
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Pronunciation:

pronounced

/prəˈnounst/