Etymology
Advertisement

viva voce

also viva-voce, "by word of mouth," 1580s, Latin, literally "living-voice," ablative of viva vox.

Others are reading

Advertisement
Advertisement
Definitions of viva voce
1
viva voce (n.)
an examination conducted by spoken communication;
Synonyms: oral / oral exam / oral examination / viva
2
viva voce (adv.)
orally;
I heard it viva voce
Synonyms: by word of mouth
From wordnet.princeton.edu