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French translation of “voice”

voice

noun /vois/
the sounds from the mouth made in speaking or singing
voix
He has a very deep voice He spoke in a quiet/loud/angry/kind voice.
the voice regarded as the means of expressing opinion
voix
The voice of the people should not be ignored the voice of reason/conscience.
voiced adjective (negative unvoiced).
sonore
voiceless adjective
sans voix
voicemail noun a system that stores telephone messages for subscribers to this service
messagerie vocale
Have you checked your voicemail?
be in good voice to have one’s voice in good condition for singing or speaking
être en voix
The choir was in good voice tonight.
lose one’s voice to be unable to speak eg because of having a cold, sore throat etc
perdre la voix
When I had ’flu I lost my voice for three days.
raise one’s voice to speak more loudly than normal especially in anger
élever la voix
I don’t want to have to raise my voice to you again.
(Definition of voice from the Password English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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