how to pronounce aspirate

æspɚɛɪt

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“… have is the aspirate one of the …”

meanings of aspirate

noun:

  1. ) used in Greek; the asper, or rough breathing.
  2. A sound produced by such a puff of air.
  3. The puff of air accompanying the release of a plosive consonant.
  4. A mark of aspiration (.

verb:

  1. To inhale so as to draw something other than air into one's lungs.
  2. To remove a liquid or gas by means of suction.
  3. To produce an audible puff of breath. especially following a consonant.

adjective:

  1. Aspirated.

words that rhyme with aspirate

exasperate