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“… normalized is women being vocal about …”

meanings of vocal


  1. Consisting of, or characterized by, voice, or tone produced in the larynx, which may be modified, either by resonance, as in the case of the vowels, or by obstructive action, as in certain consonants, such as v, l, etc., or by both, as in the nasals m, n, ng; sonant; intonated; voiced. See voice, and vowel.
  2. Loud; getting oneself heard.
  3. Of or pertaining to the voice or speech.
  4. Of or pertaining to a vowel; having the character of a vowel; vowel.
  5. Having a voice.
  6. Uttered or modulated by the voice; oral.
  7. Of or pertaining to a voice sound; spoken.


  1. A vocal sound; specifically, a purely vocal element of speech, unmodified except by resonance; a vowel or a diphthong; a tonic element; a tonic; distinguished from a subvocal, and a nonvocal.
  2. A man who has a right to vote in certain elections.

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