speaking voice

noun

: the sound of a person's voice when speaking
He has a very deep speaking voice.

Examples of speaking voice in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web This production pairs a second, hearing actor with deaf principals as a singing and speaking voice. Jim Higgins, Journal Sentinel, 2 Mar. 2024 The sound of my voice, the sound of my speaking voice. Sadie Bell, Peoplemag, 6 Mar. 2024 That’s also why Butler mimicked Skarsgård’s speaking voice while crafting his own accent for Feyd-Rautha. Zack Sharf, Variety, 4 Mar. 2024 Lader began with Lupone’s speaking voice, then rehabbed her singing voice. Alexis Soloski, New York Times, 7 Feb. 2024 My rap voice is just a hair above my speaking voice, but Pooh’s voice cuts through everything. Kyle Eustice, SPIN, 20 Dec. 2023 Elfman was the voice of Jack Skellington While actor Chris Sarandon provided the speaking voice of the Halloween Town hero in the 1993 cult classic, his singing voice was provided by Elfman. Kara Nesvig, Peoplemag, 24 Dec. 2023 Cave’s sometimes thin and creaky, sometimes sonorous and self-consciously refined speaking voice certainly had its hypnotic qualities. Mark Mordue, SPIN, 1 Dec. 2023 While May December is loosely based on real-life happenings, Haynes revealed at the press conference that Moore took some inspiration from Letourneau when building the character, particularly in developing Gracie's speaking voice. Skyler Caruso, Peoplemag, 30 Nov. 2023

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“Speaking voice.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/speaking%20voice. Accessed 22 Jun. 2024.

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