HyperDic: aspirate

English > 4 senses of the word aspirate:
VERBcontactaspirate, draw out, suck outremove as if by suction
communicationaspiratepronounce with aspiration
bodyaspirate(air) suck in
NOUNcommunicationaspiratea consonant pronounced with aspiration
aspirate > pronunciation
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English > aspirate: 4 senses > noun 1, communication
MeaningA consonant pronounced with aspiration.
BroaderconsonantA speech sound that is not a vowel
Spanishaspirada, consonante aspirada
Catalanaspirada, consonant aspirada
Verbsaspiratepronounce with aspiration
English > aspirate: 4 senses > verb 1, contact
MeaningRemove as if by suction.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example"aspirate the wound"
Synonymsdraw out, suck out
Broaderremove, take, take away, withdrawRemove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract
Similar tosuck in, draw indraw in as if by suction
English > aspirate: 4 senses > verb 2, communication
Meaningpronounce with aspiration; of stop sounds.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Broaderpronounce, articulate, enounce, sound out, enunciate, sayspeak, pronounce, or utter in a certain way
Nounsaspiratea consonant pronounced with aspiration
aspirationa manner of articulation involving an audible release of breath
English > aspirate: 4 senses > verb 3, body
Meaning(air) suck in.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Broaderinhale, inspire, breathe inDraw in (air)
Nounsaspirationthe act of inhaling
aspiratora pump that draws air or another gas through a liquid / liquid

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