Definition of subvocalization in English:


(British subvocalisation)


  • See subvocalize

    • ‘The first device would convert the subvocalizations into a standard format and send it out via wireless link.’
    • ‘I never, ever, was able to suspend disbelief about subvocalization when reading science fiction.’
    • ‘In addition to subvocalization, reading also involves two other processes, translation and placement.’
    • ‘The majority said that they used only an abstract representation, combined with subvocalizations of previous moves, to mentally examine the board.’
    • ‘Oddly, a number of researchers have reported that these subvocalisations are associated with audible speech.’