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Definition 1: the use of uttered sounds for auditory communication - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for utterance in the sense of this definition

(utterance is a kind of ...) communication that relies on hearing

(... is a kind of utterance ) calling out an official list of names

(... is a kind of utterance ) vulgar or irreverent speech or action

(... is a kind of utterance ) the manner in which someone utters a word

"they are always correcting my pronunciation"

(... is a kind of utterance ) the utterance of sounds expressing great joy

(... is a kind of utterance ) an utterance made by exhaling audibly

(... is a kind of utterance ) a vicious angry growl

(... is a kind of utterance ) the utterance of intelligible speech

(... is a kind of utterance ) something spoken

"he could hear them uttering merry speeches"

(... is a kind of utterance ) an utterance (of words) with spitting sounds (as in rage)

(... is a kind of utterance ) uttering in an irritated tone

(... is a kind of utterance ) calling out the name of a person (especially by a loudspeaker system)

"the public address system in the hospital was used for paging"

(... is a kind of utterance ) a soft indistinct utterance

(... is a kind of utterance ) the sound of laughing

(... is a kind of utterance ) a loud utterance; often in protest or opposition

"the speaker was interrupted by loud cries from the rear of the audience"

(... is a kind of utterance ) a loud utterance of emotion (especially when inarticulate)

"a cry of rage" "a yell of pain"

(... is a kind of utterance ) a harsh hoarse utterance (as of a frog)

(... is a kind of utterance ) an abrupt excited utterance

"she gave an exclamation of delight" "there was much exclaiming over it"

(... is a kind of utterance ) a word or phrase conveying no independent meaning but added to fill out a sentence or metrical line

(... is a kind of utterance ) an utterance expressing pain or disapproval

(... is a kind of utterance ) the utterance of a sound similar to clearing the throat; intended to get attention, express hesitancy, fill a pause, hide embarrassment, warn a friend, etc.

(... is a kind of utterance ) a long loud emotional utterance

"he gave a howl of pain" "howls of laughter" "their howling had no effect"

(... is a kind of utterance ) a gruff or angry utterance (suggestive of the growling of an animal)

(utterance is a part of ...) (phonetics) an individual sound unit of speech without concern as to whether or not it is a phoneme of some language

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