Adjective "adenoidal" definition and examples

(Adenoidal may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)

Pronunciation

/adəˈnɔɪd(ə)l/

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Definitions and examples

adjective

  1. 'Oh, and the singer's adenoidal yelping isn't an affectation.'
  2. 'Mike's pinched, adenoidal tenor gave a little bite to the verses of their songs, but they were defined by Brian's angelic falsetto on the choruses.'

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1. of or relating to the adenoids; adenoid.

2. having the adenoids enlarged, especially to a degree that interferes with normal breathing.

3. being characteristically pinched and nasal in tone quality: a high-pitched, adenoidal voice.

More examples(as adjective)

"wonders can be adenoidal."

"whines can be adenoidal."

"enlargements can be adenoidal."

"ecstasieses can be adenoidal."

"accents can be adenoidal."

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