lower one's voice

Definition of lower one's voice

:to speak more quietly

Word by Word Definitions

lower play
  1. : to look sullen : frown

  2. : to be or become dark, gloomy, and threatening

  1. : frown

  1. : relatively low in position, rank, or order

  2. : southern

  3. : less advanced in the scale of evolutionary development

  1. : to move down : drop

  2. : to let descend : let down

  3. : to depress as to direction

voice play
  1. : sound produced by vertebrates by means of lungs, larynx, or syrinx

  2. : musical sound produced by the vocal folds and resonated by the cavities of head and throat

  3. : the power or ability to produce musical tones

  1. : to express in words : utter

  2. : to adjust for producing the proper musical sounds

  3. : to pronounce (a speech sound, such as a consonant) with voice


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