voc, voke, voice words

18 terms by avilas 

Create a new folder

Advertisement Upgrade to remove ads

voc, voke, voice

latin bases meaning voice, call,

revoke

to "call" something back

invoke

to "call" on someone for help or appeal

convoke

to "call" a meeting with others

convocation

a large gathering where many people have been "called" together

invocation

a "call" (usually upon a higher power) for help, assistance, support, or inspiration

avocation

something you do when away from your regular work or "calling"

voice

the distinctive quality or pitch or condition of a person's speech; the sound produced by using the vocal organs, especially the sounds used in speech

vocal cords

folds of connective tissue that produce your voice; attached to larynx which muscles tighten or loosen when air moves past causing them to vibrate and produce sound.

vocalize

to say something aloud

vocabulary

words to say with a "voice"

provoke

"calls" forth a heated or strong response

vocal

having to do with the "voice"

multivocal

having many "voices"

advocate

speak in favor of; support (an idea or plan); urge; plead for

subvocalize

to mouth words or other speech sounds without saying them out loud; Read a text aloud under your breath.

vocation

being "called" to your own destiny; a job that a person feels "called" to do

vocals

the part of a piece of music that is sung, for example, by a lead singer, a choir, etc.

Please allow access to your computer’s microphone to use Voice Recording.

Having trouble? Click here for help.

We can’t access your microphone!

Click the icon above to update your browser permissions above and try again

Example:

Reload the page to try again!

Reload

Press Cmd-0 to reset your zoom

Press Ctrl-0 to reset your zoom

It looks like your browser might be zoomed in or out. Your browser needs to be zoomed to a normal size to record audio.

Please upgrade Flash or install Chrome
to use Voice Recording.

For more help, see our troubleshooting page.

Your microphone is muted

For help fixing this issue, see this FAQ.

Star this term

You can study starred terms together

NEW! Voice Recording

Create Set