When the time came for the viva voce, Rudolf and I could stand it no longer, we had to go in and listen.
I will tell you, viva voce, why we ought not to write to these French bishops.
We had the viva voce composition and Frau Doktor said, very good, what is your name?
The clerk makes a list of the names of voters, and when the election is viva voce he records the votes.
To-morrow we are going to have a viva voce composition: Our Holidays.
In the early days in Illinois, elections were conducted by the viva voce method.
And upon return the thanks of the noble party were voted, viva voce, to Sir Patricius, without one dissentient no!
The day after to-morrow, the 13th, Oswald has the viva voce exam for his matriculation.
I felt as one who is about to be examined, viva voce, on the very subject in which he is shakiest.
The motion was thereupon, by viva voce vote, decided in the negative.
also viva-voce, "by word of mouth," 1580s, Latin, literally "living-voice," ablative of viva vox.