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Definition of "voices" []

  • The sound made by the vibration of the vocal cords, esp when modified by the resonant effect of the tongue and mouth (noun)
  • The natural and distinctive tone of the speech sounds characteristic of a particular person (noun)
  • The condition, quality, effectiveness, or tone of such sounds (noun)
  • The musical sound of a singing voice, with respect to its quality or tone (noun)
  • The ability to speak, sing, etc (noun)
  • A sound resembling or suggestive of vocal utterance (noun)
  • Written or spoken expression, as of feeling, opinion, etc (esp in the phrase give voice to) (noun)
  • A stated choice, wish, or opinion or the power or right to have an opinion heard and considered (noun)
  • A distinctive style of writing (noun)
  • An agency through which is communicated another's purpose, policy, etc (noun)
  • Musical notes produced by vibrations of the vocal cords at various frequencies and in certain registers (noun)
  • (in harmony) an independent melodic line or part (noun)
  • The sound characterizing the articulation of several speech sounds, including all vowels or sonants, that is produced when the vocal cords make loose contact with each other and are set in vibration by the breath as it forces its way through the glottis (noun)
  • A category of the verb or verbal inflections that expresses whether the relation between the subject and the verb is that of agent and action, action and recipient, or some other relation (noun)
  • Rumour (noun)
  • Fame; renown (noun)
  • To utter in words; give expression to (verb)
  • To articulate (a speech sound) with voice (verb)
  • To adjust (a wind instrument or organ pipe) so that it conforms to the correct standards of tone colour, pitch, etc (verb)
  • To provide the voice for (a puppet or cartoon character) in an animated film (verb)
  • Plural form of voice. (noun)

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  • Third-person singular simple present indicative form of voice. (verb)

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Use "voices" in a sentence
  • "And in allusion to the sounding of trumpets, and singing with thundring voices, and pouring out drink-offerings at those sacrifices, _seven trumpets are sounded_, and _seven thunders utter their voices_, and _seven vials of wrath are poured out_."
  • "Funny how the left is calling the voices from the crowd "extremists" because they don't follow the same liberal beat."
  • "Probably something about the wildness of the voices is attractive to them."
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