What does articulate mean?

articulate meaning in General Dictionary

To joint to unite by way of a joint to put together with bones or at the bones

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  • To utter articulate sounds to utter the elementary sounds of a language to enunciate to talk distinctly
  • an animal regarding the subkingdom Articulata
  • Expressed in articles or in individual products or particulars
  • composed of sections held collectively by bones
  • supply with a joint
  • unite by creating a joint or joints
  • revealing your self quickly or described as clear expressive language
  • put in terms or a manifestation
  • talk, pronounce, or utter in a particular way
  • express or state obviously
  • Expressed in articles or perhaps in separate things or particulars.
  • Jointed; formed with bones; composed of sections united by joints; since, articulate pets or plants.
  • Distinctly uttered; spoken to be able to be intelligible; described as division into terms and syllables; because, articulate speech, noises, terms.
  • An animal of this subkingdom Articulata.
  • To utter articulate noises; to utter the elementary noises of a language; to enunciate; to talk distinctly.
  • to deal with or make terms.
  • to participate or perhaps linked by articulation.
  • To joint; to unite by way of a joint; to put together with bones or on joints.
  • to-draw up or write-in individual articles; to particularize; to specify.
  • to create, as the elementary noises; to utter in distinct syllables or words; to enunciate; as, to articulate letters or language.
  • to convey distinctly; to provide utterance to.

articulate meaning in Etymology Dictionary

1590s, "to divide speech into distinct components" (earlier "to formally deliver fees against," 1550s), from Latin articulatus, previous participle of articulare "to separate your lives into joints," in addition "to utter distinctly," from articulus "joint" (identify article). Generalized feeling of "express in terms" is from 1690s. Literal feeling, "to become listed on, to add by joints," is attested from 1610s. Previously senses, "to create forth in articles," "to carry a charge against" (1560s) today are obsolete or nearly therefore. Associated: Articulated; articulating.

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  • 1580s when you look at the speech good sense (1570s as "formulated in articles"), from Latin articulatus (see articulate (v.)). Literal definition "made up of segments united by joints" is from c.1600; the overall feeling of "speaking accurately" is short for articulate-speaking (1829). Relevant: Articulately.

articulate meaning in General Dictionary

(a.) Expressed in articles or in split items or particulars.

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  • (a.) Jointed; created with joints; consisting of segments united by joints; because, articulate animals or flowers.
  • (a.) Distinctly uttered; spoken in order to be intelligible; described as division into terms and syllables; since, articulate speech, sounds, terms.
  • (n.) An animal associated with the subkingdom Articulata.
  • (v. i.) To utter articulate noises; to utter the elementary noises of a language; to enunciate; to speak distinctly.
  • (v. i.) to take care of or make terms.
  • (v. i.) To join or be connected by articulation.
  • (v. t.) To joint; to unite by way of a joint; to put together with joints or during the bones.
  • (v. t.) To attract up or write in split articles; to particularize; to specify.
  • (v. t.) To form, as the primary noises; to utter in distinct syllables or words; to enunciate; as, to articulate letters or language.
  • (v. t.) Expressing distinctly; to offer utterance to.

Sentence Examples with the word articulate

Man shares with the mammalia and birds the direct expression of the feelings by emotional tones and interjectional cries; the parrot's power of articulate utterance almost equals his own; and, by association of ideas in some measure, some of the lower animals have even learnt to recognize words he utters.

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