vowel
1. [ noun ] (linguistics,phonetics) a speech sound made with the vocal tract open
Synonyms: vowel_sound
Related terms: consonant phone schwa stem_vowel diphthong ablaut vocalize
2. [ noun ] (linguistics) a letter of the alphabet standing for a spoken vowel
Related terms: letter vowel_point
Similar spelling:   Vowell
  Voll
  vole
  voile
  volley