noun. a diacritical mark (^) placed above a vowel in some languages to indicate a special phonetic quality.
- circumflexus (Latin)
Sentences with circumflex
The circumflex types of inflection include opposing up and down patterns and are used to tell the listener that the speaker is taking a pause but is not yet done.
2. Noun, singular or mass
In less than a second, a pop-up menu opens showing a list of accent options, including a grave accent, circumflex and an "E" with the two-dot diaeresis.