Synonyms for fricative
- phonetic entity
- phonetic unit
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR FRICATIVE
Medial q is usually written (chi), representing the fricative pronunciation: Ealuin and similar.
Instead of the former there is a g with “fricative” pronunciation, and as in High German the th has passed over into d.
Spirant, spī′rant, n. a consonant which is fricative or continuable—opp.