devocalize

verb

de·​vo·​cal·​ize (ˌ)dē-ˈvō-kə-ˌlīz How to pronounce devocalize (audio)
devocalized; devocalizing; devocalizes

Word History

First Known Use

1877, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of devocalize was in 1877

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Cite this Entry

“Devocalize.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/devocalize. Accessed 25 May. 2024.

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