spoken word


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Noun1.spoken word - a word that is spoken aloudspoken word - a word that is spoken aloud    
word - a unit of language that native speakers can identify; "words are the blocks from which sentences are made"; "he hardly said ten words all morning"
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The connection between the spoken word and the word as it reaches the hearer is causal.
The essence of language lies, not in the use of this or that special means of communication, but in the employment of fixed associations (however these may have originated) in order that something now sensible--a spoken word, a picture, a gesture, or what not--may call up the "idea" of something else.
But, he had not yet spoken to her on the subject; the assassination at the deserted chateau far away beyond the heaving water and the long, tong, dusty roads--the solid stone chateau which had itself become the mere mist of a dream--had been done a year, and he had never yet, by so much as a single spoken word, disclosed to her the state of his heart.
A host of authors, publishers, spoken word artists and more will be on hand for the annual community based event.
Just a few weeks ago I attended the Calgary Spoken Word Festival.
Osorio feels that her spoken word poetry is connecting with people.
WORDS OF POWER How powerful is the spoken word, Just listen and that power is heard, Innocent first words help us to give, Love to our children as long as we live.
With a background in voice, spoken word, and visual arts, Clark released her debut album Circle of She: Story & Song in 2008, and has been touring across Canada, Europe and South America.
As part of the Whiteaker neighborhood's Last Friday Art Walk, a new cafe is hosting spoken word performances in an outdoor setting.
A SPOKEN word and music event will take place at South Shields Central Library next month.
Poetry has moved into a new world, as THE SPOKEN WORD REVOLUTION (SLAM, HIP HOP & THE POETRY OF A NEW GENERATION) reveals.
8 /PRNewswire/ -- Northeast Ohio's premiere spoken word and hip-hop artists will unite for the first time on stage later this month for two free concerts that will help spread the word about the urgent need for organ donors.