A speech sound intermediate between a vowel and a consonant, e.g. w or y.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
- Parts are numbered from one to six, but the second is missing (just as the second vowel is missing among the vowels and the semivowel Y).
- The play opens with a speech by Flavius (spelled ‘Flauius’ in the old Latin style where u and v are not distinguished since the latter is just the semivowel corresponding to the vowel represented by the former).
Definición de semivowel en:
- el diccionario Inglés de EE.UU.