Word:

Sonant

So´nant
a.1.Of or pertaining to sound; sounding.
2.(Phonetics) Uttered, as an element of speech, with tone or proper vocal sound, as distinguished from mere breath sound; intonated; voiced; vocal; tonic; the opposite of nonvocal, or surd; - said of the vowels, semivowels, liquids, and nasals, and particularly of the consonants b, d, g hard, v, etc., as compared with their cognates p, t, k, f, etc., which are called nonvocal, surd, or aspirate.
Noun1.sonant - a speech sound accompanied by sound from the vocal cords
Synonyms: voiced sound
Adj.1.sonant - of speech sounds
Synonyms: voiced
Antonyms:
surd, unvoiced, voiceless - of speech sounds
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somnolently
somnolism
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Sompne
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Somrai
Son
Son assault demesne
son of a bitch
Son-in-law
Sonance
-- Sonant --
sonar
Sonata
sonata form
Sonatina
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Sondeli
Sonderclass
Sondheim
SONDS
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SONET
Song
song and dance
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