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Definitions and Synonyms of surd | Another word for surd | What is surd?

Definition 1: a consonant produced without sound from the vocal cords - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for surd in the sense of this definition

(surd is a kind of ...) a speech sound that is not a vowel

Definition 2: produced without vibration of the vocal cords - [adjective denoting all]

Samples where surd or its synonyms are used according to this definition

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

Synonyms for surd in the sense of this definition

(surd is similar to ...) spoken in soft hushed tones without vibrations of the vocal cords

"a long whispered conversation"

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