Definitions for voicelessˈvɔɪs lɪs
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word voiceless
unvoiced, voiceless, surd, hard(adj)
produced without vibration of the vocal cords
"unvoiced consonants such as `p' and `k' and `s'"
disenfranchised, disfranchised, voiceless, voteless(adj)
deprived of the rights of citizenship especially the right to vote
"labor was voiceless"; "disenfrenchised masses took to the streets"
uttered without voice
"could hardly hear her breathed plea, `Help me'"; "voiceless whispers"
being without sound through injury or illness and thus incapable of all but whispered speech
Lacking a voice, without vocal sound.
Spoken without vibration of the vocal cords; unvoiced. Examples: [t], [s], [f].
having no voice, utterance, or vote; silent; mute; dumb
not sounded with voice; as, a voiceless consonant; surd
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
He really believes that (his father) was a champion of someone who was voiceless in his religion.
Those of us who survived have a duty to become a voice for the voiceless, if I'm quiet, it means I've accepted the situation. If we don't speak up, the past will be made to disappear.
Justice, voiceless, unseen, seeth thee when thou sleepest and when thou goest forth and when thou liest down. Continually doth she attend thee, now aslant thy course, now at a later time.
He should not be forgotten in all of this. Justice and due process for Christopher is a right that he has, too, and it's the job of prosecutors, unfortunately in situations like this, where we have to be the voice of the voiceless.
If you want to tell the untold stories, if you want to give voice to the voiceless, you've got to find a language. Which goes for film as well as prose, for documentary as well as autobiography. Use the wrong language, and you're dumb and blind.
Translations for voiceless
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- sordo, mudoSpanish
- soinniton, mykkä, äänetönFinnish
- sourd, aphoneFrench
- neo-ghuthachScottish Gaelic
- balloo, gyn coraa, neughooagh, neughlaraghManx
- hangtalan, néma, zöngétlenHungarian
- պարզ խուլ, շնչեղ խուլ, խուլArmenian
- raddlaus, óraddaðurIcelandic
- 無言, 暗黙, 無声Japanese
- doo yolzóoz daNavajo, Navaho
- bezgłośny, bezdźwięczny, niemyPolish
- mut, fără voceRomanian
- глухо́й, безголо́сый, безгла́сный, немо́йRussian
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