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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Shadow Cabinet Minister Gary Streeter, MP for South-West Devon, said on GMTV: "I think it's obvious that we haven't yet found our voice.
After testing the NetPerformer against several competitors, including Cisco and Motorola, they found our voice quality, performance and feature set to be superior and will present ACT as the solution of choice to their customers.