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Synonyms for plosive
ˈploʊ sɪv

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. stop consonant, stop, occlusive, plosive consonant, plosive speech sound, plosive(noun)

    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

Wiktionary

  1. plosive(noun)

    Synonyms:
    occlusive, stop

  2. plosive(adjective)

    Produced in this way.

    Synonyms:
    occlusive, stop

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