Synonyms for auditory

Grammar : Adj
Spell : aw-di-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee-
Phonetic Transcription : ˈɔ dɪˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i-

Définition of auditory

Origin :
  • 1570s, from Latin auditorius "pertaining to hearing," from auditor "hearer" (see auditor).
  • adj hearing
Example sentences :
  • Is there any use in inventing epigrams for such an auditory?
  • Extract from : « Charles Lever, His Life in His Letters, Vol. II (of II) » by Edmund Downey
  • Of that I am as certain as one can be of an auditory impression.
  • Extract from : « The Shadow World » by Hamlin Garland
  • Of these the "visual" and the "auditory" are most important.
  • Extract from : « The Story of the Mind » by James Mark Baldwin
  • We wish to extend our enquiries from the auditory to the optic nerve.
  • Extract from : « Fragments of science, V. 1-2 » by John Tyndall
  • Mr. Cooper said he could not control the feelings of the auditory.
  • Extract from : « A Sketch of the Life of the late Henry Cooper » by William Cooper
  • This centre in my opinion is, unquestionably, the seat of the auditory function.
  • Extract from : « The Dawn of Reason » by James Weir
  • No; I read in the indignant looks of my auditory their high-souled answers.
  • Extract from : « Handy Andy, Volume One » by Samuel Lover
  • The bulk of the auditory were tenants or retainers of the justices.
  • Extract from : « The Life Of Sir John Falstaff » by Robert B. Brough
  • (b) Auditory sensations.I do not speak of sonorous phenomena.
  • Extract from : « Metapsychical Phenomena » by J. Maxwell
  • Auditory hallucinations, on the contrary, have greater precision.
  • Extract from : « Metapsychical Phenomena » by J. Maxwell

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