Translation of "voice" - English-German dictionary


noun /vois/

the sounds from the mouth made in speaking or singing

die Stimme
He has a very deep voice
He spoke in a quiet/loud/angry/kind voice.

the voice regarded as the means of expressing opinion

die Stimme
The voice of the people should not be ignored
the voice of reason/conscience.
voiced adjective

(negative unvoiced).

voiceless adjective

sprach-, stimmlos
voicemail noun

a system that stores telephone messages for subscribers to this service

der Anrufbeantworter
Have you checked your voicemail?
be in good voice

to have one’s voice in good condition for singing or speaking

gut bei Stimme sein
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

ohne Stimme sein
When I had ’flu I lost my voice for three days.
raise one’s voice

to speak more loudly than normal especially in anger

die Stimme heben
I don’t want to have to raise my voice to you again.

(Translation of “voice” from the PASSWORD English–German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)