HyperDic: inflect

English > 2 senses of the word inflect:
VERBcommunicationinflectchange the form of a word in accordance as required by the grammatical rules of the language
communicationinflect, tone, modulatevary the pitch of one's speech
English > inflect: 2 senses > verb 1, communication
Meaningchange the form of a word in accordance as required by the grammatical rules of the language.
PatternSomebody ----s something
NarrowercompareTo form the comparative or superlative form on an adjective or adverb
conjugateadd inflections showing person, number, gender, tense, aspect, etc.
declineinflect for number, gender, case, etc., "in many languages, speakers decline nouns, pronouns, and adjectives"
pluralize, pluralisemark with a grammatical morpheme that indicates plural
Broadermodifymake less severe or harsh or extreme / extreme
Spanishflexionar
Nounsinflection, inflexiona change in the form of a word (usually by adding a suffix) to indicate a change in its grammatical function
English > inflect: 2 senses > verb 2, communication
MeaningVary the pitch of one's speech.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymstone, modulate
Broadertalk, speak, utter, mouth, verbalize, verbaliseExpress in speech
Spanishmodular
Catalanmodular
Nounsinflectionthe patterns of stress and intonation in a language
inflectiona manner of speaking in which the loudness or pitch or tone of the voice is modified

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