Viva-voce definitions

vī'və vō'sē, vē'və
The definition of viva voce is said by word of mouth.

An example of viva voce used as an adjective is in the phrase "viva voce story" which means a story that was told by mouth.

adjective
15
0
Viva voce is defined as by word of mouth.

An example of viva voce used as an adverb is in the phrase "told viva voce" which means told by mouth and not by writing, music, etc.

adverb
12
0
By word of mouth.

A report submitted viva voce; a viva voce examination.

adjective
8
0
By word of mouth; orally.
adverb
7
0
By word of mouth.
adjective
0
0
noun
0
0

Origin of viva-voce

Medieval Latin vīvā vōce with the living voice Latin vīvā feminine ablative sing. of vīvus living Latin vōce ablative of vōx voice