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vocalize

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of vocalize

  1. 1 to express (a thought or emotion) in words <she's not one to vocalize her worries> Synonyms articulate, bring out, enunciate, pass, speak, state, talk, tell, utter, verbalize, sayRelated Words air, discuss, give, look, share, sound, vent, ventilate, voice; blabber, bolt, blurt, get off, shoot; advertise, announce, blaze, broadcast, declare, post, proclaim, promulgate, publicize, publish; affirm, allege, assert, aver, avouch, avow; breathe, chirp, drawl, gasp, lip, mouth, murmur, purr, shout, splutter, spout, whisper; clothe, couch, formulate, formulize, phrase, put, word; comment, pipe up (with), remark; rip (out), snarlNear Antonyms stifle, suppress

  2. 2 to produce musical sounds with the voice <spent some time vocalizing before the concert> Synonyms carol, chant, descant, singRelated Words belt, croon, harmonize, hum, lilt, quaver, scat, sharp, slur, trill, troll, warble, yodel; serenade





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