Details of word VOWEL

Definition of vowel

n. - A vocal, or sometimes a whispered, sound modified by resonance in the oral passage, the peculiar resonance in each case giving to each several vowel its distinctive character or quality as a sound of speech; -- distinguished from a consonant in that the latter, whether made with or without vocality, derives its character in every case from some kind of obstructive action by the mouth organs. Also, a letter or character which represents such a sound. See Guide to Pronunciation, // 5, 146-149.
a. - Of or pertaining to a vowel; vocal.

Word "vowel" contains 5 letters : E L O V W

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Sub-words / Unscramble words / words found within vowel

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Words starting with vowel

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Words containing vowel

Hook words (formed by adding one letter) for vowel

The words in bold in above lists are commonly used english words.

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