Definitions for voicelessˈvɔɪs lɪs

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word voiceless

Princeton's WordNet

  1. unvoiced, voiceless, surd, hard(adj)

    produced without vibration of the vocal cords

    "unvoiced consonants such as `p' and `k' and `s'"

  2. 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"

  3. breathed, voiceless(adj)

    uttered without voice

    "could hardly hear her breathed plea, `Help me'"; "voiceless whispers"

  4. aphonic, voiceless(adj)

    being without sound through injury or illness and thus incapable of all but whispered speech

Wiktionary

  1. voiceless(Adjective)

    Lacking a voice, without vocal sound.

  2. voiceless(Adjective)

    Spoken without vibration of the vocal cords; unvoiced. Examples: [t], [s], [f].

Webster Dictionary

  1. Voiceless(adj)

    having no voice, utterance, or vote; silent; mute; dumb

  2. Voiceless(adj)

    not sounded with voice; as, a voiceless consonant; surd

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of voiceless in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of voiceless in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Henry Mazurek:

    He really believes that (his father) was a champion of someone who was voiceless in his religion.

  2. Katsumoto Saotome:

    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.

  3. Aeschylus:

    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.

  4. Paul Ryan:

    With this bill, Congress helps gives a voice to the voiceless. Because victims of sexual assault deserve full protection under the law -- and this legislation reaffirms the fact that their right to justice is unconditional.

  5. Bill Montgomery:

    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.

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