how to pronounce voice


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voice is pronounced in one syllable

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An example use of voice in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… make your voice heard except those in …”

meanings of voice


  1. In harmony, an independent vocal or instrumental part in a piece of composition.
  2. That which is communicated; message; meaning.
  3. The faculty or power of utterance.
  4. A flag associated with a user on a channel, determining whether or not they can send messages to the channel.
  5. A particular style or way of writing that expresses a certain tone or feeling.
  6. The tone or sound emitted by an object.
  7. One who speaks; a speaker.
  8. 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.
  9. An expressed opinion, choice, will, desire, or wish; the right or ability to make such expression or to have it considered.
  10. 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.
  11. Command; precept.
  12. Sound uttered by the mouth, especially by human beings in speech or song; sound thus uttered considered as possessing some special quality or character.


  1. To vote; to elect; to appoint.
  2. To clamor; to cry out.
  3. To fit for producing the proper sounds; to regulate the tone of.
  4. To act as a voice actor to portray a character.
  5. To assign the voice flag to a user on IRC, permitting them to send messages to the channel.
  6. To utter audibly, with tone and not just breath.
  7. To give utterance or expression to; to utter; to publish; to announce.

voice frequency in english - A1 level of CEFR

the word voice occurs in english on average 136.6 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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