Synonyms of 'locution'
manner or style of speechThe cadence and locution of his voice resonates horribly.
manner of speech,
The author's style is wonderfully anecdotal.
He has developed a slight American accent.
an actor able to sustain clear articulation over long periods
His voice was devoid of inflection.
His voice had a very slight German intonation.
Clear diction is important in public speaking.
a word, phrase, or expression`Sister boy' - that's an odd locution if ever there was one.
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in the sense of accent
the distinctive style of pronunciation of a person or group from a particular area, country, or social backgroundHe has developed a slight American accent.
in the sense of articulation
the expressing of an idea in wordsan actor able to sustain clear articulation over long periods
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