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Engelsk navneord: voice

1. voice (om egenskab) the distinctive quality or pitch or condition of a person's speech


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA shrill voice sounded behind us.


Mindre specifikke termersound


Mere specifikke termerandroglossia

2. voice (om kommunikation) the sound made by the vibration of vocal folds modified by the resonance of the vocal tract


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA singer takes good care of his voice.
The giraffe cannot make any vocalizations.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)phonation, vocalisation, vocalism, vocalization, vox


Mindre specifikke termercommunication


Mere specifikke termersinging voice, sprechgesang, sprechstimme, voice over

3. voice (om begivenhed) a sound suggestive of a vocal utterance


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe noisy voice of the waterfall.
The incessant voices of the artillery.


Mindre specifikke termersound

4. voice (om kommunikation) expressing in coherent verbal form


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe articulation of my feelings.
I gave voice to my feelings.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)articulation


Mindre specifikke termerexpression, verbal expression, verbalism

5. voice (om handling) a means or agency by which something is expressed or communicated


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe voice of the law.
The Times is not the voice of New York.
Conservatism has many voices.


Mindre specifikke termeragency, means, way

6. voice (om kommunikation) something suggestive of speech in being a medium of expression


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe wee small voice of conscience.
The voice of experience.
He said his voices told him to do it.


Mindre specifikke termercommunication

7. voice (om person) (metonymy) a singer


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe wanted to hear trained voices sing it.


Mindre specifikke termersinger, vocaliser, vocalist, vocalizer


Overordnet emneområdemetonymy

8. voice (om person) an advocate who represents someone else's policy or purpose


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe meeting was attended by spokespersons for all the major organs of government.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)interpreter, representative, spokesperson


Mindre specifikke termeradvocate, advocator, exponent, proponent


Mere specifikke termerambassador, bagman, commercial traveler, commercial traveller, flack, flack catcher, flak, flak catcher, mouth, mouthpiece, roadman, spokesman, spokeswoman, traveling salesman, travelling salesman

9. voice (om egenskab) the ability to speak


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe lost his voice.


Mindre specifikke termerphysical ability


Mere specifikke termerlung-power

10. voice (linguistics) the grammatical relation (active or passive) of the grammatical subject of a verb to the action that the verb denotes


Mindre specifikke termergrammatical relation


Mere specifikke termeractive, active voice, passive, passive voice


Overordnet emneområdelinguistics

11. voice (om kommunikation) the melody carried by a particular voice or instrument in polyphonic music


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe tried to sing the tenor part.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)part


Mindre specifikke termerair, line, melodic line, melodic phrase, melody, strain, tune


Mere specifikke termeraccompaniment, backup, bass, bass part, musical accompaniment, primo, secondo, support, voice part


Engelsk udsagnsord: voice

1. voice (om kommunikation) give voice to


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe voiced his concern.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something


Mindre specifikke termerexpress, give tongue to, utter, verbalise, verbalize

2. voice (om kommunikation) utter with vibrating vocal chords


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)sound, vocalise, vocalize


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something


Mindre specifikke termerarticulate, enounce, enunciate, pronounce, say, sound out


Mere specifikke termerchirk, quaver, waver


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)devoice









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