Synonyms for voice

Synonyms for (noun) voice

Synonyms: voice

Definition: a means or agency by which something is expressed or communicated

Usage: the voice of the law; the Times is not the voice of New York; conservatism has many voices

Similar words: agency, means, way

Definition: how a result is obtained or an end is achieved

Usage: a means of control; an example is the best agency of instruction; the true way to success


Synonyms: voice

Definition: the distinctive quality or pitch or condition of a person's speech

Usage: A shrill voice sounded behind us

Similar words: sound

Definition: the particular auditory effect produced by a given cause

Usage: the sound of rain on the roof; the beautiful sound of music


Synonyms: voice

Definition: the ability to speak

Usage: he lost his voice

Similar words: physical ability

Definition: the ability to perform some physical act; contrasting with mental ability


Synonyms: part, voice

Definition: the melody carried by a particular voice or instrument in polyphonic music

Usage: he tried to sing the tenor part

Similar words: line, melodic line, melodic phrase, melody, air, strain, tune

Definition: a succession of notes forming a distinctive sequence

Usage: she was humming an air from Beethoven


Synonyms: voice, articulation

Definition: expressing in coherent verbal form

Usage: the articulation of my feelings; I gave voice to my feelings

Similar words: expression, verbal expression, verbalism

Definition: the communication (in speech or writing) of your beliefs or opinions

Usage: expressions of good will; he helped me find verbal expression for my ideas; the idea was immediate but the verbalism took hours


Synonyms: phonation, vocalisation, vocalism, vocalization, voice, vox

Definition: the sound made by the vibration of vocal folds modified by the resonance of the vocal tract

Usage: a singer takes good care of his voice; the giraffe cannot make any vocalizations

Similar words: communication

Definition: something that is communicated by or to or between people or groups


Synonyms: voice

Definition: something suggestive of speech in being a medium of expression

Usage: the wee small voice of conscience; the voice of experience; he said his voices told him to do it

Similar words: communication

Definition: something that is communicated by or to or between people or groups


Synonyms: voice

Definition: a sound suggestive of a vocal utterance

Usage: the noisy voice of the waterfall; the incessant voices of the artillery

Similar words: sound

Definition: the sudden occurrence of an audible event

Usage: the sound awakened them


Synonyms: spokesperson, interpreter, representative, voice

Definition: an advocate who represents someone else's policy or purpose

Usage: the meeting was attended by spokespersons for all the major organs of government

Similar words: advocate, advocator, proponent, exponent

Definition: a person who pleads for a cause or propounds an idea


Synonyms: voice

Definition: (metonymy) a singer

Usage: he wanted to hear trained voices sing it

Similar words: singer, vocaliser, vocalist, vocalizer

Definition: a person who sings


Synonyms: voice

Definition: (linguistics) the grammatical relation (active or passive) of the grammatical subject of a verb to the action that the verb denotes

Similar words: grammatical relation

Definition: a linguistic relation established by grammar

Synonyms for (verb) voice

Synonyms: voice

Definition: give voice to

Usage: He voiced his concern

Similar words: express, utter, verbalise, verbalize, give tongue to

Definition: articulate; either verbally or with a cry, shout, or noise

Usage: She expressed her anger; He uttered a curse


Synonyms: sound, vocalise, vocalize, voice

Definition: utter with vibrating vocal chords

Similar words: pronounce, say, sound out, enounce, enunciate, articulate

Definition: speak, pronounce, or utter in a certain way

Usage: She pronounces French words in a funny way; I cannot say `zip wire'; Can the child sound out this complicated word?