IV. WORDS RELATING TO THE INTELLECTUAL FACULTIES; COMMUNICATION OF IDEAS

III. MEANS OF COMMUNICATING IDEAS

2. Conventional means; spoken language

Voice.

[Antonyms: aphony.]

[Nouns] voice; vocality; organ, lungs, bellows; good voice, fine voice, powerful voice (loud) [more]; musical voice [more]; intonation; tone of voice (sound) [more].

vocalization; cry [more]; strain, utterance, prolation; exclamation, ejaculation, vociferation, ecphonesis; enunciation, articulation; articulate sound, distinctness; clearness of articulation; stage whisper; delivery.

accent, accentuation; emphasis, stress; broad accent, strong accent, pure accent, native accent, foreign accent; pronunciation.

[Word similarly pronounced] homonym.

orthoepy; cacoepy; euphony (melody) [more].

gastriloquism, ventriloquism; ventriloquist; polyphonism, polyphonist.

[Science of voice] phonology (sound) [more].

[Verbs] utter, breathe; give utterance, give tongue; cry (shout) [more]; ejaculate, rap out; vocalize, prolate, articulate, enunciate, pronounce, accentuate, aspirate, deliver, mouth; whisper in the ear.

[Adjectives] vocal, phonetic, oral; ejaculatory, articulate, distinct, stertorous; euphonious (melodious) [more].

[Phrases] "how sweetly sounds the voice of a good woman" [Massinger]; "the organ of the soul" [Longfellow]; "thy voice is a celestial melody" [Longfellow].

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