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voiceless

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

Full Definition of VOICELESS

1
:  having no voice :  mute
2
:  not voiced :  surd <a voiceless consonant>
voice·less·ly adverb
voice·less·ness noun

Examples of VOICELESS

  1. S is a voiceless consonant.
  2. <believes that animals deserve basic rights even though they are voiceless>

First Known Use of VOICELESS

1535
VOICELESSNESS Defined for Kids

voiceless

adjective voice·less \ˈvis-ləs\

Definition of VOICELESS for Kids

1
:  having no voice
2
:  spoken without vibration of the vocal cords <the voiceless consonants \p\, \t\, and \th\>

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