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- (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˌkɒɹ.ɪˈspɒn.dənt/
- (General American) IPA(key): /ˌkɔɹ.ɪˈspɑn.dənt/
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- (General Australian) IPA(key): /ˌkɔɹ.ɪˈspɔn.dənt/
- Corresponding; suitable; adapted; congruous.
- 1577, “Constantinus the Emperour Summoneth the Nicene Councell”, in Meredith Hanmer, transl., The Avncient Ecclesiasticall Histories of the First Six Hundred Yeares after Christ, translation of original by Eusebius Pamphilus, page 225:
- [VV]e are able with playne demonſtration to proue, and vvith reaſon to perſvvade that in tymes paſt our fayth vvas alike, that then vve preached thinges correſpondent vnto the forme of faith already published of vs, ſo that none in this behalfe can repyne or gaynesay vs.
- 1838, [Letitia Elizabeth] Landon (indicated as editor), chapter XII, in Duty and Inclination: […], volume II, London: Henry Colburn, […], →OCLC, page 170:
- […] and he exhibited a picture of mental stupor and abstraction, dreadful for Oriana to contemplate! producing in her, as from magnetic attraction, correspondent emotions, which with the utmost difficulty she restrained.
- (with to or with) Conforming; obedient.
corresponding — see corresponding
correspondent (plural correspondents)
- Someone who or something which corresponds.
- Someone who communicates with another person, or a publication, by writing.
- A journalist who sends reports back to a newspaper or radio or television station from a distant or overseas location.
one who corresponds
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Translations to be checked
- “correspondent”, in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, Springfield, Mass.: G. & C. Merriam, 1913, →OCLC.
- korrespondent (before 1996)
- IPA(key): /ˌkɔ.rɛs.pɔnˈdɛnt/, /ˌkɔ.rə.spɔnˈdɛnt/
- Hyphenation: cor‧res‧pon‧dent
- Rhymes: -ɛnt
- → Indonesian: korèspondèn