HyperDic: spoken

English > 1 sense of the word spoken:
ADJECTIVEallspokenuttered through the medium of speech or characterized by speech
spoken > pronunciation
Soundsspow'kahn
RhymesAachen ... Zukerman: 2572 rhymes with ahn...
English > spoken: 1 sense > adjective 1
MeaningUttered through the medium of speech or characterized by speech; sometimes used in combination.
Examples
  • "a spoken message"
  • "the spoken language"
  • "a soft-spoken person"
  • "sharp-spoken "
Narrowerexpressed, uttered, verbalized, verbalisedCommunicated in words / words
oral, unwrittenUsing speech rather than writing
verbalExpressed in spoken words
viva-voce, word-of-mouthExpressed orally
See alsoarticulateExpressing yourself easily or characterized by clear expressive language / language
Oppositewrittenset down in writing in any of various ways
Spanishhablado
Catalanparlat, verbal

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