find (one's) voice

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find (one's) voice

1. To find one's distinctive style or vision of artistic expression. I think this is your best story yet, Betsy—you've really found your voice as a writer. It takes time to find your voice, but I'm confident you'll get there by the end of our photography class.
2. To regain the ability to speak, especially after something frightening or startling has happened. It took him a minute, but Pete found his voice again after we startled him at his surprise party.
See also: find, voice

find your ˈvoice/ˈtongue

(informal) finally be able to speak after being too nervous or shy to do so: He sat silent through the first half of the meeting before he found his tongue.
See also: find, tongue, voice
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That changed in April when Vivar--now 23 and studying biochemistry at East Los Angeles College--spotted a flyer advertising the kick-off event for Find Your Voice, an NPCA initiative focused on connecting people to parks and cultivating new park advocates.
Other Find Your Voice advocacy trainings, volunteer projects, and clean-ups are set to take place around the country leading up to the National Park System's 100th birthday in August 2016 and continuing through NPCA's 2019 centennial.
In doing so, she becomes the latest celebrity to support the "make mine Milk" campaign and the BeatBullying charity, which has teamed up for an anti-bullying competition called Find Your Voice.
I hope it will empower young people to get creative and speak out - bullying is such a taboo subject so it's great to be able to tackle that through Find Your Voice.
Emma-Jane Cross, chief executive and founder of BeatBullying, said: "We're really excited to be working with Amelia on the Find Your Voice competition, which will hopefully encourage many young people to speak out about their experience of bullying.
We believe that critical care nurses should take every opportunity that you have in your area of the country to find your voice and to "Speak with Conviction
It is incredibly helpful to me, and I trust to most readers, to find your voice bringing life to our personal stories.
The choir formed following a Find Your Voice course which ran in North Shields earlier this year.
FIND YOUR VOICE ON MENOPAUSE: Menopausal women now have a place to share their experiences with peers who are going through the same thing.
PISCES February 20-March 20 It took years to find your voice.
The Northumberland-based song company 20,000 Voices says anyone can sing and its six-week Find Your Voice course will prove it.
Northumberland-based company, 20,000 Voices, is starting the Find Your Voice course from April 18 at Marden Bridge Middle School, Whitley Bay, on five Monday nights.
This course will help you to find your voice and have great fun too.