noun 1. Phonetics. (in English articulation) a speech sound produced by occluding with or without releasing (p, b; t, d; k, g), diverting (m, n, ng), or obstructing ...
In articulatory phonetics, a consonant is a speech sound that is articulated with complete or partial closure of the vocal tract. Examples are [p], pronounced with ...
A consonant is a letter of the alphabet that represents a speech sound produced by a constriction of the speech organs.
A consonant is a speech sound that is not a vowel. It also refers to letters of the alphabet that represent those sounds: Z, B, T, G, and H are all consonants.
A consonant is a sound in spoken language that is characterized by a constriction or closure at one or more points along the vocal tract, such as the lips, tongue and ...
Middle English, from Latin consonant-, consonans, present participle of consonare to sound together, agree, from com-+ sonare to sound — more at sound
con·so·nant (kŏn′sə-nənt) adj. 1. Being in agreement or accord: remarks consonant with our own beliefs. 2. Corresponding or alike in sound, as words or syllables.
The final consonant in track is not doubled because track ends with two consonants.
Consonant: major third, tritone, minor sixth, perfect fourth, perfect fifth, and possibly minor seventh or even major second; Dissonant: major third, major sixth;
All the letters in the alphabet are either consonants or vowels. A consonant is a speech sound in which the air is at least partly blocked, and any letter which ...