Labialize meaning

lābē-ə-līz
To pronounce (a speech sound) with the lips touching , nearly touching, or pursed.
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To pronounce (a sound or sounds) by using the lips, sometimes excessively.
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To round (a vowel)
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To round, make (a sound, notably a consonant) labial.
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Origin of labialize

  • From labial (from Latin labium (“lip”)) + the causative suffix -ize.

    From Wiktionary