adjective voice·less \-ləs\
: not large or powerful enough to be noticed by the government, the media, etc.
of a sound : made without moving your vocal cords
— voice·less·ly adverb
— voice·less·ness noun
defined for English-language learners
Examples of VOICELESS
- “S” is a voiceless consonant.
- <believes that animals deserve basic rights even though they are voiceless>
First Known Use of VOICELESS
: spoken without vibration of the vocal cords <the voiceless consonants \p\, \t\, and \th\>
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