|Mawson, C.O.S., ed. (18701938). Rogets International Thesaurus. 1922.|
|Class IV. Words Relating to the Intellectual Faculties|
|Division (II) Communication of Ideas|
| Section III. Means of Communicating Ideas|
| 2. Spoken Language|
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|NOUN:||VOICE; vocality; organ, lungs, bellows; good -, fine -, powerful (loud) [See Loudness] -, musical [See Melody. Concord]- voice; intonation; tone (sound) [See Sound]- of voice.|
UTTERANCE; vocalization; cry [See Cry]; strain, prolation [archaic]; exclamation, ejaculation, vociferation, ecphonesis; enunciation, articulation; articulate sound, distinctness; clearness, - of articulation; stage whisper; delivery, attack.
ACCENT, accentuation; emphasis, stress; broad -, strong -, pure -, native -, foreign- accent; pronunciation; orthoëpy; euphony (melody) [See Melody. Concord]; polyphonism, polyphony.
[WORDS SIMILARLY PRONOUNCED] homonyms.
VENTRILOQUISM or ventriloquy, ventrilocution, gastriloquism or gastriloquy [rare]; ventriloquist, gastriloquist [rare].
[SCIENCE OF VOICE], phonology; (sound) [See Sound].
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|VERB:||SPEAK, utter, breathe; give utterance, give tongue; cry (shout) [See Cry]; ejaculate, rap out; vocalize, prolate [obs.], articulate, enunciate, pronounce, accentuate, aspirate, deliver, emit; whisper, murmur, whisper in the ear; ventriloquize.|
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|ADJECTIVE:||VOCAL, phonetic, oral; ejaculatory, articulate, articulated, distinct, enunciative, accentuated, aspirated; euphonious (melodious) [See Melody. Concord]; whispered.|
VENTRILOQUOUS, ventriloquistic, gastriloquial [rare], gastriloquous [rare].
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- How sweetly sounds the voice of a good woman.Massinger
- The organ of the soul.Longfellow
- Thy voice is a celestial melody.Longfellow
- Speak in a monstrous little voice.Midsummer Nights Dream
- I was never so bethumpd with words.King John