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voiced

adjective

Simple Definition of voiced

  • : having a voice of a particular kind

  • of a sound : made by moving your vocal cords

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of voiced

  1. 1 :  having or furnished with a voice especially of a specified kind —often used in combination <soft-voiced>

  2. 2 :  uttered with vocal cord vibration <a voiced consonant>

Examples of voiced in a sentence

  1. M is a voiced consonant.

  2. <a loudly voiced expression of pain>



15th Century

First Known Use of voiced

15th century

Rhymes with voiced


VOICED Defined for Kids

voiced

adjective \ˈvȯist\

Definition of voiced for Students

  1. 1 :  having a voice of a specified kind <loud-voiced>

  2. 2 :  spoken with vibration of the vocal cords :  not silent <the voiced consonants \b\, \d\, and \th\>





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