- phonetic alphabet,
- phonetic law,
Origin of phonetic
Examples from the Web for phonetical
In some essays the writer makes extensive use of phonetical spelling.A Collection of Essays and Fugitiv Writings|Noah Webster
Word Origin for phonetic
"representing vocal sounds," 1803, from Modern Latin phoneticus (1797), from Greek phonetikos "vocal," from phonetos "to be spoken, utterable," verbal adjective of phonein "to speak clearly, utter," from phone "sound, voice" (see fame (n.)).