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voice

noun [C/U]  us   /vɔɪs/

voice noun [C/U] (SOUNDS)

the sound made when people speak or sing, or the ability to make such a sound: [C] She spoke in a low, soft voice, and I had to ask her to speak louder. [C] I heard the murmur of voices. [C] I’ve been talking so much that my voice is getting hoarse. [U] I’ve got a cold and I’m losing my voice (= becoming unable to speak).

voice noun [C/U] (OPINION)

an expression of opinion, or the right to express an opinion: [C] The senator added his voice to the protest. [U] The kids want to have a voice in where we go on our vacation.

voice noun [C/U] (GRAMMAR)

grammar /vɔɪs/ [C] the relationship between the subject of the verb and the action described by the verb, or the forms of a verb that show this relationship

voice

verb [T]  us   /vɔɪs/

voice verb [T] (OPINION)

to express esp. an opinion or feeling: Opponents also voiced concern about the potential traffic produced by the project.
Translations of “voice”
in Arabic صَوْت…
in Korean 목소리…
in Malaysian suara…
in French voix…
in Turkish ses, fikir, düşünce…
in Italian voce…
in Chinese (Traditional) 聲音, 說話聲, 嗓音…
in Russian голос, мнение…
in Polish głos, rzeczni-k/czka…
in Vietnamese giọng nói, hát, tiếng nói…
in Spanish voz…
in Portuguese voz…
in Thai เสียงพูด, การแสดงความคิดเห็น…
in German die Stimme…
in Catalan veu…
in Japanese 声…
in Indonesian suara…
in Chinese (Simplified) 声音, 说话声, 嗓音…
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