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oral

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of oral

  1. 1 expressed or communicated by voice a baby's crying is usually interpreted as an oral expression of distress Synonyms of oral vocal, spoken, uttered, voicedWords Related to oral articulated, enunciated, pronounced, sonant; breathed, chirped, drawled, gasped, intoned, mouthed, mumbled, murmured, muttered, purred, shouted, spluttered, sputtered, squeaked, whisperedNear Antonyms of oral inarticulate; mute, quiet, silent; unexpressed, unsaid, unspoken, unuttered, unvoiced; surd, voicelessAntonyms of oral nonvocal

  2. 2 made or carried on through speaking rather than in writing lawyers for the plaintiff will be presenting oral arguments before the Supreme Court next week Synonyms of oral nuncupative, verbal, spoken, unwritten, viva voce, word-of-mouthWords Related to oral consensual, implicit, informal; articulated, verbalized; given, pronounced, said, sounded, stated, told, voicedNear Antonyms of oral explicit, formalAntonyms of oral paper, written


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