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English verb: assibilate

1. assibilate (communication) insert a sibilant sound before or after (another sound)


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)sibilate

2. assibilate (change) change into a sibilant


SamplesIn the syllable /si/, the /s/ sibilates in Japanese.


Pattern of useSomething ----s


Broader (hypernym)change









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