from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Having a voice or a specified kind of voice. Often used in combination: harsh-voiced.
  • adj. Linguistics Uttered with vibration of the vocal cords, as the sounds (b) and (d).

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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of voice.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Furnished with a voice; expressed by the voice.
  • adj. Uttered with voice; pronounced with vibrations of the vocal cords; sonant; -- said of a sound uttered with the glottis narrowed.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Furnished with a voice: usually in composition: as,sweet-voiced.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. produced with vibration of the vocal cords


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