Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of verb inflect

2 senses of inflect

Sense 1
inflect -- (change the form of a word in accordance as required by the grammatical rules of the language)
       => modify -- (make less severe or harsh or extreme; "please modify this letter to make it more polite"; "he modified his views on same-gender marriage")

Sense 2
tone, inflect, modulate -- (vary the pitch of one's speech)
       => talk, speak, utter, mouth, verbalize, verbalise -- (express in speech; "She talks a lot of nonsense"; "This depressed patient does not verbalize")

Antonyms of adj inflected

2 senses of inflected

Sense 1
inflected (vs. uninflected) -- ((of the voice) altered in tone or pitch; "his southern Yorkshire voice was less inflected and singing than her northern one")

uninflected (vs. inflected) -- ((of the voice) not inflected; "uninflected words"; "monotonic uninflected speech")

Sense 2
inflected (vs. uninflected) -- (showing alteration in form (especially by the addition of affixes); "`boys' and `swam' are inflected English words"; "German is an inflected language")

uninflected (vs. inflected) -- (not inflected; "`boy' and `swim' are uninflected English words")

Similarity of adj inflected

2 senses of inflected

Sense 1
inflected (vs. uninflected) -- ((of the voice) altered in tone or pitch; "his southern Yorkshire voice was less inflected and singing than her northern one")
       => modulated -- (altered in volume as well as tone or pitch)

Sense 2
inflected (vs. uninflected) -- (showing alteration in form (especially by the addition of affixes); "`boys' and `swam' are inflected English words"; "German is an inflected language")

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