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Noun voice has 11 senses
  1. voice - the distinctive quality or pitch or condition of a person's speech; "A shrill voice sounded behind us"
    --1 is a kind of
    --1 has particulars: androglossia
  2. voice, vocalization, vocalisation, phonation, vox - the sound made by the vibration of vocal folds modified by the resonance of the vocal tract; "a singer takes good care of his voice"; "the giraffe cannot make any vocalizations"
    --2 is a kind of communication
    --2 has particulars: singing voice; sprechgesang, sprechstimme; voice over
    Derived form: verb voice2
  3. voice - a sound suggestive of a vocal utterance; "the noisy voice of the waterfall"; "the incessant voices of the artillery"
    --3 is a kind of
  4. articulation, voice - expressing in coherent verbal form; "the articulation of my feelings"; "I gave voice to my feelings"
    --4 is a kind of expression
    Derived form: verb voice1
  5. voice - a means or agency by which something is expressed or communicated; "the voice of the law"; "the Times is not the voice of New York"; "conservatism has many voices"
    --5 is a kind of
    means, agency, way
    Derived form: verb voice1
  6. voice - something suggestive of speech in being a medium of expression; "the wee small voice of conscience"; "the voice of experience"; "he said his voices told him to do it"
    --6 is a kind of
  7. voice - (metonymy) a singer; "he wanted to hear trained voices sing it"
    --7 is a kind of
    singer, vocalist, vocalizer, vocaliser
  8. spokesperson, interpreter, representative, voice - an advocate who represents someone else's policy or purpose; "the meeting was attended by spokespersons for all the major organs of government"
    --8 is a kind of advocate, advocator, proponent, exponent
    --8 has particulars:
     ambassador; flak catcher, flak, flack catcher, flack; mouthpiece, mouth; spokesman; spokeswoman; traveling salesman, travelling salesman, commercial traveler, commercial traveller, roadman, bagman
  9. voice - the ability to speak; "he lost his voice"
    --9 is a kind of
    physical ability
    --9 has particulars: lung-power
    Derived form: verb voice2
  10. voice - (linguistics) the grammatical relation (active or passive) of the grammatical subject of a verb to the action that the verb denotes
    --10 is a kind of
    grammatical relation
    --10 has particulars: active voice, active; passive voice, passive
  11. part, voice - the melody carried by a particular voice or instrument in polyphonic music; "he tried to sing the tenor part"
    --11 is a kind of tune, melody, air, strain, melodic line, line, melodic phrase
    --11 has particulars:
     primo; secondo; voice part; accompaniment, musical accompaniment, backup, support; bass, bass part
Verb voice has 2 senses
  1. voice - give voice to; "He voiced his concern"
    --1 is one way to
    express, verbalize, verbalise, utter, give tongue to
    Derived forms: noun voice5, noun voice4, noun voicer2
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Something ----s something
  2. voice, sound, vocalize, vocalise - utter with vibrating vocal chords
    --2 is one way to pronounce, articulate, enounce, sound out, enunciate, say
    Antonyms: devoice
    Derived forms: noun voice9, noun voice2
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
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