devoice

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

de- +‎ voice.

VerbEdit

devoice (third-person singular simple present devoices, present participle devoicing, simple past and past participle devoiced)

  1. (transitive, phonetics) To pronounce a word with little movement of the vocal cords
  2. (transitive, Internet) To remove the voice flag from a user on IRC, preventing them from sending messages to the channel.
Last modified on 28 August 2013, at 15:48