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  • 1 -spoken — UK [spəʊkən] US [spoʊkən] suffix used with some adverbs to form adjectives that describe the way someone speaks softly spoken well spoken Thesaurus: suffixeshyponym * * * spo|ken «SPOH kuhn», verb, adjective …

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  • 2 Spoken — Spo ken (sp[=o] k n), a. [p. p. of {Speak}.] 1. Uttered in speech; delivered by word of mouth; oral; as, a spoken narrative; the spoken word. [1913 Webster] 2. Characterized by a certain manner or style in speaking; often in composition; as, a… …

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  • 3 Spoken — is the past tense verbal form of to speakSpoken may also refer to: *Spoken (band), a Christian rock group from Arkansas * Spoken (album) , an album by Spoken …

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  • 4 spoken — past participle of SPEAK(Cf. ↑speak). ► ADJECTIVE (in combination ) ▪ speaking in a specified way: a soft spoken man. ● be spoken for Cf. ↑be spoken for …

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  • 5 -spoken — [ spoukən ] suffix used with some adverbs to form adjectives that describe the way someone speaks: soft spoken well spoken …

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  • 6 spoken — [spō′kən] vi., vt. pp. of SPEAK adj. 1. uttered; oral 2. characterized by or uttered in a (specified) kind of voice [soft spoken] spoken for claimed, reserved, set aside, etc.; specif., married, engaged, etc …

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  • 7 Spoken — Allgemeine Informationen Genre(s) Christlicher Rock, Alternative Rock Gründung 1996 Website …

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  • 8 spoken — index nuncupative, oral, verbal Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 9 spoken — [adj] by word of mouth announced, articulate, communicated, expressed, lingual, mentioned, oral, phonetic, phonic, put into words, said, sonant, told, traditional, unwritten, uttered, verbal, viva voce, voiced; concept 267 Ant. heard, written …

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  • 10 spoken — spok|en1 [ˈspəukən US ˈspou ] the past participle of ↑speak spoken 2 spoken2 adj 1.) spoken English/language etc the form of language that you speak rather than write →↑written 2.) the spoken word spoken language rather than written language or… …

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  • 11 spoken — spo|ken1 [ spoukən ] adjective * spoken language is things that people say, not things that they write: examples of spoken and written English spoken for 1. ) INFORMAL already owned by someone else or saved for someone else, and therefore not… …

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  • 12 spoken — 1 the past participle of speak 2 adjective 1 spoken English/language the form of language that you speak rather than write 2 quietly/softly/well spoken speaking in a quiet, educated etc way 3 be spoken for informal a) if something is spoken for,… …

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  • 13 spoken — /spoh keuhn/, v. 1. a pp. of speak. adj. 2. uttered or expressed by speaking; oral (opposed to written): the spoken word. 3. speaking, or using speech, as specified (usually used in combination): fair spoken; plain spoken; soft spoken. * * * …

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  • 14 spoken — past part. of SPEAK. adj. (in comb.) speaking in a specified way (smooth spoken; well spoken). Phrases and idioms: spoken for claimed, requisitioned (this seat is spoken for) …

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  • 15 -spoken — [[t] spo͟ʊkən[/t]] COMB in ADJ GRADED spoken combines with adverbs and adjectives to form adjectives which indicate how someone speaks. The woman was smartly dressed and well spoken. ...a soft spoken man in his early thirties …

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  • 16 spoken — I UK [ˈspəʊkən] / US [ˈspoʊkən] adjective * spoken language is things that people say, not things that they write examples of spoken and written English • spoken for II UK / US speak …

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  • 17 spoken — spo•ken [[t]ˈspoʊ kən[/t]] v. 1) a pp. of speak 2) uttered or expressed by speaking; oral 3) speaking, or using speech, as specified (usu. used in combination): plain spoken; soft spoken[/ex] • spoken for …

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  • 18 spoken — past participle of speak. adjective [in combination] speaking in a specified way: a soft spoken man. Phrases be spoken for 1》 be already claimed or reserved. 2》 already have a romantic commitment …

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  • 19 spoken — adjective spoken communication spoken for Syn: verbal, oral, vocal, viva voce, uttered, said, stated; unwritten; by word of mouth Ant: nonverbal, written …

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  • 20 -spoken — UK [spəʊkən] / US [spoʊkən] suffix used with some adverbs to form adjectives that describe the way someone speaks softly spoken well spoken …

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