Definitions and translations for "voice"

Definition of voice

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Noun
1. Sound uttered by the mouth, especially by human beings in speech or song; sound thus uttered considered as possessing some special quality or character; as,
The human voice is the oldest musical instrument in history.
She has a pleasant voice.
His low voice allowed hum to become a bass in the choir.
2. Sound made through vibration of the vocal cords; sonant, or intonated, utterance; tone; — distinguished from mere breath sound as heard in whispering and voiceless consonants.
3. The tone or sound emitted by an object
4. The faculty or power of utterance
To cultivate the voice
5. Language; words; speech; expression; signification of feeling or opinion
6. Opinion or choice expressed; judgment
7. Command; precept
8. One who speaks; a speaker.
9. A particular way of inflecting or conjugating verbs, or a particular form of a verb, by means of which is indicated the relation of the subject of the verb to the action which the verb expresses.
10. In harmony, an independent vocal or instrumental part in a piece of composition.
The theme of this piece constantly migrates between the three voice parts.
11. A flag associated with a user on a channel, determining whether or not they can send messages to the channel.
Verb
12. To give utterance or expression to; to utter; to publish; to announce; to divulge; as, to voice the sentiments of the nation.
13. To utter with sonant or vocal tone; to pronounce with a narrowed glottis and rapid vibrations of the vocal cords; to speak above a whisper.
14. To fit for producing the proper sounds; to regulate the tone of; as, to voice the pipes of an organ.
15. To vote; to elect; to appoint
16. To clamor; to cry out, to steven
17. To assign the voice flag to a user on IRC, permitting them to send messages to the channel.
18. To act as a voice actor to portray a character.
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English - English - voice

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n. sound produced in the throat; expression; language
v. raise an opinion; adjust the tone of

English - Spanish - voice

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s. voz, término, vocablo
v. expresar, articular, frasear, hacerse eco, sacar al aire, sonorizar

English - French - voice

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n. voix, expression, langue
v. exprimer une opinion

English - German - voice

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n. Stimme; Ausdruck; Sprache
v. äußern, ausdrücken; seiner Meinung Ausdruck geben

English - Indonesian - voice

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n. suara, bunyi, pendapat, pendirian, ragam gramatikal, penyanyi
v. menyatakan, menyuarakan

English - Italian - voice

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s. voce; opinione; (Pol) voto, diritto di voto; richiamo, suggerimento; forma; (Fon) suono sonoro
v. esprimere, formulare, dar voce a, manifestare, proclamare; (Mus) intonare, accordare; (Fon) sonorizzare

English - Polish - voice

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n. głos, wypowiedź, strona czasownika {gram.}, głoska dźwięczna {fonet.}, dźwięczność {fonet.}
v. wyrazić, wypowiadać, udźwięczniać, wyrażać, wypowiedzieć, udźwięcznić
a. głosowy

English - Portuguese - voice

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s. voz; linguagem; expressão
v. vociferar; proclamar, divulgar

English - Romanian - voice

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n. voce, glas, grai, părere, sufragiu, opinie, vot, diateză
v. exprima, enunţa, rosti, sonoriza, armoniza un tub de organ {muz.}

English - Russian - voice

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с. голос, глас, мнение; залог [грам.]; телефонная связь
г. выражать, произносить звонко [фон.], озвончать

English - Turkish - voice

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f. söylemek, ifade etmek, dile getirmek, akort etmek, ses çıkarmak
i. ses, söz, ifade, fikir, düşünce, ses kalitesi, şarkı sesi, ses tonu, çatı [dilb.]

English - Ukrainian - voice

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n. голос, звук, думка, рупор
v. висловлювати, виразник: бути виразником, вимовляти

English - Dutch - voice

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zn. stem; uitdrukking; taal
ww. uiten, uitdrukking geven aan

English - Greek - voice

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ουσ. λαλιά, φωνή
ρήμ. εκφράζω

English - Arabic - voice

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‏صوت، صيغة الفعل، مقدرة غنائية‏
‏لفظ صوتا، عبر، دوزن آلة موسيقية‏

English - Chinese - voice

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(名) 声音, 发音能力, 嗓音
(动) 表达, 调音, 吐露

English - Chinese - voice

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(名) 聲音, 發音能力, 嗓音
(動) 表達, 調音, 吐露

English - Hindi - voice

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n. आवाज़, स्वर, राय, मत, वोट, टेर, वाणी

English - Japanese - voice

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(動) 言葉で表す; 発音する; 声に出す
(名) 声; 声の質; 意見; 発言力; 発言権

English - Korean - voice

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명. 목소리; 발언, 표현; 말
동. 음정을 조절하다; 의견을 높이다

English - Vietnamese - voice

Pronunciation
n. tiếng nói, thanh âm, phiếu biểu quyết
v. bày tỏ
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Synonyms for voice
1. speech: inflection, vociferation, utterance, tongue
2. choice: decision, preference, option, opinion, say, vote
3. pronunciation: diction, articulation, accent
Verb forms for voice
Present participle: voicing
Present: voice (3.person: voices)
Past: voiced
Future: will voice
Present conditional: would voice
Present Perfect: have voiced (3.person: has voiced)
Past Perfect: had voiced
Future Perfect: will have voiced
Past conditional: would have voiced