PLOSIVE

plosive

1. [Noun]: a consonant produced by stopping the flow of air at some point and suddenly releasing it; "his stop consonants are too aspirated"

2. produced by complete closure of the oral passage and subsequent release with a burst of air (as `p'' and `d'' in `pit'' or `dog'')

Similar words to 'plosive'

1. hard

Opposite words to 'plosive'


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