Definition of audial in English:

audial

adjective

  • Relating to or perceived through the sense of hearing.

    • ‘The sound as a whole - with many audial comings and goings - is brilliantly handled.’
    • ‘Over the years, in terms of my own poetry, I've formed what I call an audial imagination, one that is central to everything I do with voice in composing and with voice in revising.’
    • ‘Some get visual stimuli, others audial… some just get a feeling in their gut that says ‘right then, that worked’.’

Origin

Late 20th century: formed irregularly from Latin audire hear (compare with audile), on the pattern of visual.

Pronunciation

audial

/ˈɔːdɪəl/