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articulate
used in Frankenstein

2 uses
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Definition
the act of or ability of clearly expressing with words; or to clearly express with words
The exact meaning of this sense of articulate depends upon its context. For example:
  • "She is articulate and persuasive." — well-spoken (expresses her ideas clearly)
  • "She articulated what everyone was thinking." — said aloud
  • "After the stroke, she had to learn to articulate her consonants." — speak distinctly (so each word can be understood)
  • I soon perceived that although the stranger uttered articulate sounds and appeared to have a language of her own, she was neither understood by nor herself understood the cottagers.
    Chapter 13 (22% in)
articulate = expressing meaning
  • I found that these people possessed a method of communicating their experience and feelings to one another by articulate sounds.
    Chapter 12 (33% in)
articulate = the ability to express meaning with
There are no more uses of "articulate" in Frankenstein.

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