phonate

verb
pho·​nate | \ˈfō-ˌnāt \
phonated; phonating

Definition of phonate 

intransitive verb

: to produce vocal sounds and especially speech

Other Words from phonate

phonation \fō-​ˈnā-​shən \ noun

First Known Use of phonate

1876, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of phonate was in 1876

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