unvoiced

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adjective un·voiced \ˌən-ˈvȯist\

Definition of unvoiced

  1. 1 :  not verbally expressed unvoiced fears

  2. 2 :  voiceless 2 unvoiced consonants

Examples of unvoiced in a Sentence

  1. The th in the word thing is unvoiced.

  2. an unvoiced promise to be waiting for him when he returned from the war

First Known Use of unvoiced

1859


UNVOICED Defined for English Language Learners

unvoiced

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Definition of unvoiced for English Language Learners

  • : not expressed in spoken words

  • linguistics of a speech sound : made without vibrating your vocal cords


UNVOICED Defined for Kids

unvoiced

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adjective un·voiced \ˌən-ˈvȯist\

Definition of unvoiced for Students

  1. :  voiceless 2


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