Definitions of articulate

  1. To speak distinetly; to think distinctly.
  2. To pronounce; enunciate; utter articulate sounds.
  3. To joint together.
  4. To joint; to unite by means of a joint; to put together with joints or at the joints.
  5. To draw up or write in separate articles; to particularize; to specify.
  6. To form, as the elementary sounds; to utter in distinct syllables or words; to enunciate; as, to articulate letters or language.
  7. To express distinctly; to give utterance to.
  8. To join together; unite by a joint; utter in distinct syllables.
  9. To joint: to form into distinct sounds, syllables, or words.
  10. To utter articulate sounds; to utter the elementary sounds of a language; to enunciate; to speak distinctly.
  11. To treat or make terms.
  12. To join or be connected by articulation.
  13. To speak distinctly.
  14. speak, pronounce, or utter in a certain way; " She pronounces French words in a funny way"; " I cannot say ` zip wire'"; " Can the child sound out this complicated word?"
  15. put into words or an expression; " He formulated his concerns to the board of trustees"
  16. To form into distinct sounds, syllables, or words; to unite by a joint.
  17. To pronounce words distinctly.
  18. An animal of the subkingdom Articulata.
  20. An invertebrate animal with segmented body, as an insect.
  21. Articulately.
  22. expressing yourself easily or characterized by clear expressive language; " articulate speech"; " an articulate orator"; " articulate beings"
  23. provide with a joint; " the carpenter jointed two pieces of wood"
  24. Expressed in articles or in separate items or particulars.
  25. Jointed; formed with joints; consisting of segments united by joints; as, articulate animals or plants.
  26. Distinctly uttered; spoken so as to be intelligible; characterized by division into words and syllables; as, articulate speech, sounds, words.
  27. Jointed; formed with joints; uttered with distinctness.
  28. Distinct, clear.
  29. Jointed; distinctly spoken.
  30. Having distinct syllables; distinctly uttered.
  31. Jointed; segmented.
  32. Formed with joints; distinctly syllabled by opening and shutting the organs of speech; expressed in articles.
  33. Distinct; jointed.