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sound

sound1
noun
1》 vibrations which travel through the air or another medium and are sensed by the ear.
    ↘a thing that can be heard.
    ↘the area within which something can be heard.
2》 (also musical sound) sound produced by continuous and regular vibrations, as opposed to noise.
3》 music, speech, and sound effects accompanying a film or broadcast.
    ↘radio broadcasting as distinct from television.
4》 an idea or impression conveyed by words.
verb
1》 emit or cause to emit sound.
    ↘utter.
2》 convey a specified impression when heard.
3》 (sound off) express one's opinions loudly or forcefully.
4》 test (the lungs or another body cavity) by noting the sound they produce.
Derivatives
soundless adjective
soundlessly adverb
soundlessness noun
Origin
ME soun, from Anglo-Norman Fr. soun (n.), suner (v.), from L. sonus.
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sound2
adjective
1》 in good condition.
    ↘financially secure.
    ↘Brit. informal excellent.
2》 based on reason or judgement.
    ↘competent or reliable.
3》 (of sleep) deep and unbroken.
4》 severe: a sound thrashing.
adverb soundly.
Derivatives
soundly adverb
soundness noun
Origin
ME: from OE gesund, of W. Gmc origin.
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sound3
verb
1》 ascertain (the depth of water in the sea, a lake, etc.) by means of a line or pole or using sound echoes.
    ↘find the depth of water in (a ship's hold).
2》 Medicine examine (the bladder or other internal cavity) with a long surgical probe.
3》 (sound someone out) question someone discreetly or cautiously.
4》 (especially of a whale) dive steeply to a great depth.
noun a long surgical probe, typically with a curved, blunt end.
Derivatives
sounder noun
Origin
ME: from OFr. sonder, based on L. sub- 'below' + unda 'wave'.
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sound4
noun a narrow stretch of water forming an inlet or connecting two larger bodies of water.
Origin
ME: from ON sund 'swimming, strait'; related to swim.

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  • sound — sound1 [sound] n. [< ME soun (+ unhistoric d) < OFr son < L sonus < IE * swonos, a sound, noise < base * swen , to sound > OE swinsian, to sing, make music] 1. a) vibrations in air, water, etc. that stimulate the auditory nerves …   English World dictionary

  • Sound — Sound, a. [Compar. {Sounder}; superl. {Soundest}.] [OE. sound, AS. sund; akin to D. gezond, G. gesund, OHG. gisunt, Dan. & Sw. sund, and perhaps to L. sanus. Cf. {Sane}.] 1. Whole; unbroken; unharmed; free from flaw, defect, or decay; perfect of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sound — Sound, n. [OE. soun, OF. son, sun, F. son, fr. L. sonus akin to Skr. svana sound, svan to sound, and perh. to E. swan. Cf. {Assonant}, {Consonant}, {Person}, {Sonata}, {Sonnet}, {Sonorous}, {Swan}.] 1. The peceived object occasioned by the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sound — 1 adj 1 a: free from injury or disease: exhibiting normal health b: free from flaw, defect, or decay a sound design 2 a: free from error, fallacy, or misapprehension based on sound judicial reasoning b: legally valid …   Law dictionary

  • Sound — Sound, v. t. 1. To cause to make a noise; to play on; as, to sound a trumpet or a horn; to sound an alarm. [1913 Webster] A bagpipe well could he play and soun[d]. Chaucer. [1913 Webster] 2. To cause to exit as a sound; as, to sound a note with… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sound — Sound, v. i. [OE. sounen, sownen, OF. soner, suner, F. sonner, from L. sonare. See {Sound} a noise.] 1. To make a noise; to utter a voice; to make an impulse of the air that shall strike the organs of hearing with a perceptible effect. And first… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sound# — sound adj 1 *healthy, wholesome, robust, hale, well Analogous words: *vigorous, lusty, nervous, energetic, strenuous: *strong, sturdy, stalwart, stout: intact, whole, entire, *perfect 2 *valid, cogent, convincing, compelling, telling …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • sound — Ⅰ. sound [1] ► NOUN 1) vibrations which travel through the air or another medium and are sensed by the ear. 2) a thing that can be heard. 3) music, speech, and sound effects accompanying a film or broadcast. 4) an idea or impression conveyed by… …   English terms dictionary

  • Sound of… — ist der Name einer alljährlichen Prognose des britischen Senders BBC, welche neuen Musiker im folgenden Jahr den Durchbruch schaffen werden. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Hintergrund 2 Bisherige Prognosen 2.1 Top 10 von 2003 bis 2009 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Sound-G — Album par Brown Eyed Girls Sortie 21 juillet 2009 Durée 43:39 (CD1) 32:58 (CD2) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Sound — Sound, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Sounded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Sounding}.] [F. sonder; cf. AS. sundgyrd a sounding rod, sundline a sounding line (see {Sound} a narrow passage of water).] 1. To measure the depth of; to fathom; especially, to ascertain the …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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