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sound (n):
the particular auditory effect produced by a given cause
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the sound of rain on the roof.
the beautiful sound of music
sound (n):
the subjective sensation of hearing something
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he strained to hear the faint sounds
sound (n):
the audible part of a transmitted signal
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they always raise the audio for commercials
sound (n):
(phonetics) an individual sound unit of speech without concern as to whether or not it is a phoneme of some language
Related Words: phone
sound (n):
the sudden occurrence of an audible event
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the sound awakened them
sound (n):
a large ocean inlet or deep bay
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the main body of the sound ran parallel to the coast
sound (n):
a narrow channel of the sea joining two larger bodies of water
sound (n):
mechanical vibrations transmitted by an elastic medium
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falling trees make a sound in the forest even when no one is there to hear them
sound (v):
measure the depth of (a body of water) with a sounding line
Related Words: fathom
sound (v):
utter with vibrating vocal chords
Related Words: vocalisevocalizevoice
sound (v):
appear in a certain way
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This sounds interesting
sound (v):
give off a certain sound or sounds
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This record sounds scratchy
sound (v):
make a certain noise or sound
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She went `Mmmmm'.
The gun went `bang'
sound (v):
cause to sound
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sound the bell.
sound a certain note
sound (v):
announce by means of a sound
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sound the alarm
sound (s):
thorough
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a sound thrashing
sound (s):
(of sleep) deep and complete
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a heavy sleep.
fell into a profound sleep.
a sound sleeper.
deep wakeless sleep

Related Word: profound
sound (s):
in excellent physical condition
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good teeth.
I still have one good leg.
a sound mind in a sound body
sound (s):
exercising or showing good judgment
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healthy scepticism.
a healthy fear of rattlesnakes.
the healthy attitude of French laws.
healthy relations between labor and management.
an intelligent solution.
a sound approach to the problem.
sound advice.
no sound explanation for his decision
sound (s):
free from moral defect
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a man of sound character
sound (a):
financially secure and safe
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sound investments.
a sound economy
sound (a):
in good condition; free from defect or damage or decay
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a sound timber.
the wall is sound.
a sound foundation
sound (s):
having legal efficacy or force
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a sound title to the property
Related Word: legal
sound (s):
logically valid
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a sound argument
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