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e·nun·ci·ate

 (ĭ-nŭn′sē-āt′)
v. e·nun·ci·at·ed, e·nun·ci·at·ing, e·nun·ci·ates
v.tr.
1. To pronounce; articulate.
2. To state or set forth precisely or systematically: enunciate a doctrine.
3. To announce; proclaim.
v.intr.
To pronounce words; speak aloud.

[Latin ēnūntiāre, ēnūntiāt- : ē-, ex-, ex- + nūntiāre, to announce (from nūntius, messenger; see neu- in Indo-European roots).]

e·nun′ci·a·ble (-ə-bəl) adj.
e·nun′ci·a′tion n.
e·nun′ci·a′tive (-sē-ā′tĭv, -sē-ə-tĭv) adj.
e·nun′ci·a′tive·ly adv.
e·nun′ci·a′tor n.
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As Clennam had a purpose in remaining, he said what he could responsive to these sentiments, and stood at the window with their enunciator, while Maggy and her Little Mother washed the tea- service and cleared it away.
Since stereotypes involve asymmetrical positions, encompassing both enunciator and what it states, the reproduction of such representative schemes tends to be more prevalent in severely unequal societies (HALL, 1997).
Thus, in order to build the discourses, the following methodological figures were used: key expressions (KEXs), which are pieces, fragments or literal transcripts of the discourse, which must be highlighted by the researcher and that reveal the essence of the testimonial; central ideas (CIs), which are names or linguistic expressions that reveal and describe, in the most synthetic, precise and trustworthy was as possible the meaning of each one of the raw discourses analyzed and of each homogeneous set of KEXs; and Anchoring (AC), which is the explicit linguistic manifestation of a certain theory, or ideology, or belief, professed by the author of the discourse and that is being used by the enunciator to frame a specific stiuation.
Since the enunciator uses this contrast conjunction, he demonstrates that, in the social dimension, his individual identity is more singularized by means of his nickname than by his own full name.
(12.) Secondo Foucault e proprio quando la performativita va in crisi che il parlare impegna veramente il parlante, costituendolo come soggetto con un effetto retroattivo: "the very event of the enunciation may affect the enunciator's being" (2010: 68).
Molefi Kete Asante, principal enunciator and elaborator of the concept of Afrocentricity, current chairperson of the Department of Africology and African American Studies at Temple University, developer of the first doctoral program in African American Studies in the United States, and eminent Afrocentric scholar.
(16.) A contradiction is performative when it occurs not between enunciations but between the enunciation and the enunciator. Typical examples are: "I was on the boat, the boat sank, no one survived." Also, "I affirm in an axiologically neutral way that one has to be axiologically neutral."
The analyst has the role of looking for the discursive marks used by the enunciator, the images constructed and sustained in the text, manifested in linguistic materiality, which point to what one wishes to find: a) the main aspects of lexical analysis; b) the main themes and figures (explicit or implicit) in the discourses, c) the main semantic paths structured from the themes and figures; d) the main interdiscursive and intradiscursive aspects; and e) the main aspects of the discursive syntax.
The Moor's Last Sigh consequently excludes the recognition of any kind of universalism: any universalist assertion supposes a stable enunciator. The universal is designated by this world and its history, which make many variables identifications of places, times, characters and actions, and their partial connections possible.