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[こえ()]
koe
noun

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[こえ()]
koe

English Meaning(s) for 声

noun
  1. voice
  2. singing (of a bird); chirping (of an insect); hoot
  3. voice; opinion (as expressed in words); view; wish; attitude; will
  4. sound
  5. sense (of something's arrival); feeling (usu. as ~の声を聞く)
  6. voice; voiced sound

Definition and Synonyms for 声

Voice the ability to speak
Synonyms: ,
Vox the sound made by the vibration of vocal folds modified by the resonance of the vocal tract
Synonyms: ボイス, , , 声音, 発声, 音吐, 音声
Voice something suggestive of speech in being a medium of expression
Synonyms: ,
Voice a sound suggestive of a vocal utterance
Synonyms: , , 声音
Sound mechanical vibrations transmitted by an elastic medium
Synonyms: どよめき, どよめく, サウンド, , , 物音, , 音声, 音響, 響き, 響く
Voice the grammatical relation (active or passive) of the grammatical subject of a verb to the action that the verb denotes
Synonyms: ボイス, 一声, , , 音声

Meanings for each kanji in 声

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Categories 声 is a member of

Communication something that is communicated by or to or between people or groups
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Physical Ability the ability to perform some physical act
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Sound the sudden occurrence of an audible event
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Mechanical Phenomenon a physical phenomenon associated with the equilibrium or motion of objects
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Grammatical Relation a linguistic relation established by grammar
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 声

Sample Sentences for 声

She has a beautiful voice.
Raise your voice.
Her voice carries very well.
He was too angry to speak.
She raised her voice.

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