with a loud voice

  • 1 Loud-voiced — a. Having a loud voice; speaking with a loud voice; noisy; clamorous. Byron. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 loud´ness — loud «lowd», adjective, adverb. –adj. 1. making a great sound; not quiet or soft: »a loud bang, a loud voice. The door slammed with a loud noise. 2. noisy; resounding: »loud music, a loud place to study. When all is gay With lamps, and loud With… …

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  • 3 loud — [loud] adj. [ME < OE hlud, akin to Ger laut < IE base * k̑leu , to hear, listen > L cluere, to be spoken of, esteemed] 1. striking with force on the organs of hearing; strongly audible: said of sound 2. making a sound or sounds of great… …

    English World dictionary

  • 4 loud|ly — «LOWD lee», adverb. 1. with much noise. 2. in a loud voice: »He spoke so loudly it startled us all …

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  • 5 voice — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 sounds you make when speaking or singing ADJECTIVE ▪ beautiful, fine, good, lovely, pleasant, sweet ▪ She has a beautiful singing voice. ▪ …

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  • 6 voice — voice1 W1S2 [vɔıs] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(speaking)¦ 2¦(singing)¦ 3¦(opinion)¦ 4 speak with one voice 5¦(representative)¦ 6 the voice of reason/experience etc 7¦(feelings)¦ 8 inner voice 9¦(grammar)¦ ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ [Date: 1 …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 7 voice — I UK [vɔɪs] / US noun Word forms voice : singular voice plural voices *** 1) [countable/uncountable] the sounds that someone makes when they speak A female voice answered the phone. We could hear voices in the next apartment. He tried to keep the …

    English dictionary

  • 8 loud — adjective Etymology: Middle English, from Old English hlūd; akin to Old High German hlūt loud, Latin inclutus famous, Greek klytos, Sanskrit śṛṇoti he hears Date: before 12th century 1. a. marked by intensity or volume of sound b. producing a… …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 9 loud — loud1 [ laud ] adjective ** 1. ) used for describing a sound that is strong and very easy to hear: There was a loud knocking on the door. The music is deafeningly loud. in a loud voice: He said can I help you? in a very loud voice. ─ opposite… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 10 voice*/*/*/ — [vɔɪs] noun I 1) [C/U] the sounds that someone makes when they speak, or the way that someone speaks We could hear voices in the next apartment.[/ex] The woman at the desk greeted him in a bored voice.[/ex] The children were very well behaved,… …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 11 voice — 1 /vOIs/ noun 1 SPEAKING (C, U) the sounds that you make when you speak: He recognized her voice instantly. | I could hear voices in the next room. | a loud/deep/soft/husky etc voice: a child with a squeaky voice | angry/excited/worried etc voice …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 12 voice — voice1 [ vɔıs ] noun *** ▸ 1 speaking/singing sound ▸ 2 for expressing opinions ▸ 3 someone/something expressing idea ▸ 4 personal style ▸ 5 in linguistics ▸ + PHRASES 1. ) count or uncount the sounds someone makes when they speak: A female voice …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 13 voice — /vɔɪs / (say voys) noun 1. the sound or sounds uttered through the mouth of living creatures, especially of human beings in speaking, shouting, singing, etc. 2. the sounds naturally uttered by a single person in speech or vocal utterance, often… …

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  • 14 loud — loud1 [laud] adj comparative louder superlative loudest [: Old English; Origin: hlud] 1.) making a lot of noise ≠ ↑quiet ▪ The book fell to the floor with a loud bang. ▪ The music was so loud that I had to shout. ▪ Who s there? asked David in a… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 15 loud — loud, stentorian, earsplitting, hoarse, raucous, strident, stertorous are comparable when they apply to sounds and mean great in volume or unpleasant in effect. Loud suggests a volume above normal and sometimes implies undue vehemence or… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 16 Voice procedure — includes various techniques used to clarify, simplify and standardize spoken communications over two way radios, in use by the military, in civil aviation, police and fire dispatching systems, citizens band radio (CB), etc. Voice procedure… …

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  • 17 loud — [[t]la͟ʊd[/t]] ♦♦♦ louder, loudest 1) ADJ GRADED If a noise is loud, the level of sound is very high and it can be easily heard. Someone or something that is loud produces a lot of noise. Suddenly there was a loud bang... His voice became harsh… …

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  • 18 loud — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} adj. VERBS ▪ be, sound ▪ turn sth up ▪ She turned the radio up loud. ADVERB ▪ extremely …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 19 Loud music — The term loud music is often used to refer to music that is played at a volume that disturbs others, such as neighbors or bystanders, who do not wish to hear the music, or that is otherwise viewed as a nuisance to the public. It may include music …

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  • 20 voice — [[t]vɔ͟ɪs[/t]] ♦♦ voices, voicing, voiced 1) N COUNT: oft poss N, adj N When someone speaks or sings, you hear their voice. Miriam s voice was strangely calm... The police are here, she said in a low voice... There was a sound of loud voices from …

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