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: having no voice : mute
: not voiced : surd
a voiceless consonant
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inarticulate, mute, speechless
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1535, in the meaning defined at sense 1
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: not large or powerful enough to be noticed by the government, the media, etc.
of a sound : made without moving your vocal cords
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: having no voice
: spoken without vibration of the vocal cords
the voiceless consonants \p\, \t\, and \th\
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