Meaning of VOICELESS in English


ˈvȯislə̇s adjective

1. : having no voice, utterance, or vote : silent , mute , dumb

because native labor was voiceless and constrained — Kiewiet

2. : uttered or pronounced without voice : not voiced : surd

voiceless fricative

voiceless glide

• voice·less·ly adverb

• voice·less·ness noun -es

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