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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

(of a telephone answering machine or other device) operationally responsive to a human voice

Usage examples (38)
  • Jaguar's S Type sport sedan has a voice-activated CD player.
  • “The lock mechanism is voice-activated,” said Annabelle.
  • We've gone from typewriters to voice-activated word-processors.
  • "It's probably voice-activated, like the computer screens below." for more
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