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vocalize

vo·cal·ize

vocalize

pronunciation:
vo k laIz
parts of speech:
transitive verb, intransitive verb
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: vocalized, vocalizes, vocalizing
definition 1: to make (sounds) with the voice; utter.
similar words:
utter
definition 2: to provide with a voice.
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
definition: to make use of the voice.
derivations: vocalization (n.), vocalizer (n.)