lower one's voice

Definition of lower one's voice

  1. :  to speak more quietly

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to look sullen :  frown

    :  to be or become dark, gloomy, and threatening

  1. :  frown

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

    :  southern

    :  less advanced in the scale of evolutionary development

  1. :  to move down :  drop

    :  diminish

    :  to let descend :  let down

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

    :  sound so produced by human beings

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

  1. :  to express in words :  utter

    :  to adjust for producing the proper musical sounds

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

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