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English verb: diphthongise

1. diphthongise (communication) change from a simple vowel to a diphthong


SamplesThis vowel diphthongized in Germanic.


Synonymsdiphthongize


Pattern of useSomething ----s


Broader (hypernym)change, shift, switch


Narrower (hyponym)break









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