The condition of being voiceless

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  • voicelessness — noun 1. a disorder of the vocal organs that results in the loss of voice • Syn: ↑aphonia • Derivationally related forms: ↑voiceless, ↑aphonic (for: ↑aphonia) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Voicelessness — Voiceless Voice less, a. 1. Having no voice, utterance, or vote; silent; mute; dumb. [1913 Webster] I live and die unheard, With a most voiceless thought, sheathing it as a sword. Byron. [1913 Webster] 2. (Phon.) Not sounded with voice; as, a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • voicelessness — noun see voiceless …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • voicelessness — См. sordità …   Пятиязычный словарь лингвистических терминов

  • voicelessness — See voicelessly. * * * …   Universalium

  • voicelessness — n. state of being without a voice; condition of lacking an opinion; condition of having no influence …   English contemporary dictionary

  • voicelessness — voice·less·ness …   English syllables

  • Voiceless — In linguistics, the term voiceless describes the pronunciation of sounds when the larynx does not vibrate. Phonologically, this is a type of phonation, which contrasts with other states of the larynx, but some object that the word phonation… …   Wikipedia

  • Narcissism (psychology) — Otheruses4|the psychiatric condition of narcissism|narcissism in the generic sense |Narcissism The term narcissism means love of oneself, and refers to the set of character traits concerned with self admiration, self centeredness and self regard …   Wikipedia

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