: signifying many things : of manifold meanings : equivocal
meet with an ambiguous or multivocal wordS. T. Coleridge
[multi- + vocal] : vociferous
so bustling and multivocal in pacifismF. L. Paxson
scandals and horrors of the moment in multivocal … clamorS. H. Adams

Word History


multi- + vocal (as in equivocal)

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“Multivocal.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 Apr. 2024.

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