aurally aurally

Definition(s):

  • (adv) with regard to sound or the ear

Usage(s):

  1. Visually, aurally, this documentary is acute enough to be sealed in a cornerstone.
  2. The movie is as aurally attentive as the two recordists; it's got a lush sound track of the wind tickling high reeds and the thump of two wayward hearts.
  3. In the documentary you can see Randi in action on the air, where during a mega-rant she'll flashes a smile that doesn't transmit aurally.

News

  • ANN's Daily Aero-Term (06.23.13): Marker Beacon

    Marker Beacon An electronic navigation facility transmitting a 75 MHz vertical fan or boneshaped radiation pattern. Marker beacons are identified by their modulation frequency and keying code, and when received by compatible airborne equipment, indicate to the pilot, both aurally and visually, that he/she is passing over the facility.
    on June 23, 2013     Source: The Aero-News Network

Quotes

  1. "When you're on your cell phone," wrote Simitian, "you are distracted at three different levels: aurally, visually and mentally. But what the hands-free requirement can and does accomplish is that ...... you will have both hands free to...
    on Sep 15, 2006 By: Joe Simitian Source: China Post

  2. "Some of them feel more comfortable with visual information, while the others can get more information aurally. We should use materials that can meet the needs of both," Suzuki said.
    on Oct 8, 2008 By: Sachiko Suzuki Source: The Daily Yomiuri

  3. "The whole album is distorted in various ways," Rockwell says. "Every single note is processed or filtered or overdubbed or altered. So the whole thing is like a funhouse mirror, aurally speaking."
    on Jun 1, 2007 By: John Rockwell Source: Voice of America

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