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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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Cowards die many times before their deaths

Korkunun ecele faydası yoktur.
Cowards are often afraid that they are going to die, so that they often feel what it is like to die, while brave people only feel the fear of death when they are really about to die.


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