What is another word for plosive?

Synonyms for plosive
ˈploʊ sɪv

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term plosive.

Wiktionary

  1. plosivenoun

    Synonyms:
    occlusive, stop

  2. plosiveadjective

    Produced in this way.

    Synonyms:
    occlusive, stop

Princeton's WordNet

  1. stop consonant, stop, occlusive, plosive consonant, plosive speech sound, plosivenoun

    a consonant produced by stopping the flow of air at some point and suddenly releasing it

    "his stop consonants are too aspirated"

    Synonyms:
    period, stay, diaphragm, stop consonant, plosive speech sound, hitch, stopover, full point, stoppage, full stop, catch, check, blockage, plosive consonant, occlusion, block, halt, layover, stop, occlusive, arrest, point, closure

Matched Categories

Nicknames

  1. List of known nicknames for "Plosive":

    Aaron McCammon

How to pronounce plosive?

Alex
US English
Daniel
British
Karen
Australian
Veena
Indian

How to say plosive in sign language?

Words popularity by usage frequency

rankingword
#272check
#438point
#766period
#1001stay
#1038stop
#1662block
#3635catch
#7169closure
#7523arrest
#13959halt
#14594hitch
#23522diaphragm
#33033occlusion
#37894blockage
#48365stoppage
#54999stopover
#73621occlusive
#79190layover
#140252plosive

Images & Illustrations of plosive

  1. plosive
    plosive
    plosive
    plosive
    plosive

Translations for plosive

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for plosive »

Translation

Find a translation for the plosive synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Citation

Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"plosive." Synonyms.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2021. Web. 21 Jun 2021. <https://www.synonyms.com/synonym/plosive>.

Discuss these plosive synonyms with the community:

0 Comments

    Are we missing a good synonym for plosive?

    Browse Synonyms.com

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Quiz

    Are you a human thesaurus?

    »
    What is the antonym of Round?
    • A. Square
    • B. Circle
    • C. Small
    • D. Big

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for plosive: