sound

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations'sound', 'Sound': /ˈsaʊnd/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/saʊnd/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(sound)


Inflections of 'sound' (adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."):
sounder
adj comparative
soundest
adj superlative

WordReference English Thesaurus © 2020
Sense: Noun: something audible
Synonyms:
noise , din, racket , clatter, clang, clash , thump , thud , bang , hum , cry
Sense: Noun: quality of something audible
Synonyms:
noise , resonance, reverberation, pitch , ringing, vibration, tone , note , timbre, accent , softness, loudness, modulation, sweetness , harshness, consonance, harmony
Sense: Verb: make a noise
Synonyms:
make a sound, make a noise, go off, shout , sing , whisper , clatter, clank, rattle , blare, bark , buzz , gabble, rumble , hum , jabber, jangle, whine , crash , bang , boom , chatter , clang, crack , crackle, snap , roar , babble, clap , prattle, clink, toot, cackle, thud , slam , blast , thump , snort , shriek , trumpet , croak, caw, quack, squawk, be heard
Sense: Verb: resound
Synonyms:
resound, reverberate, echo , resonate, boom
Sense: Verb: pronounce - usually followed by 'out'
Synonyms:
pronounce , articulate , enunciate, verbalize, verbalise (UK), say , say sth out loud, vocalize, vocalise (UK)
Sense: Verb: seem - often followed by 'like'
Synonyms:
seem , appear , appear to be, seem to be, feel , come off as (informal), come across as
Sense: Verb: measure depth
Synonyms:
measure , gauge , fathom , plumb, plumb the depths of, probe
Sense: Adjective: dependable
Synonyms:
dependable , trustworthy , loyal , true , faithful , reliable
Sense: Adjective: sturdy
Synonyms:
sturdy , stable , firm , strong , fast , stalwart
Sense: Adjective: healthy
Synonyms:
healthy , hearty, well , fit , fit as a fiddle (informal), robust , able-bodied, hale, hale and hearty, good , in good health, safe and sound, sound as a bell (informal)
Sense: Adjective: sensible
Synonyms:
sensible , reasonable , rational , levelheaded, level-headed, prudent , judicious, wise , logical, valid , well-grounded, well-founded, well-thought-out, sane, commonsense, common-sense
Sense: Adjective: legal
Synonyms:
legal , valid , binding , lawful, legitimate
Sense: Adjective: thorough
Synonyms:
thorough , complete , total , absolute , downright, utter , complete and utter
Sense: Noun: channel
Synonyms:
channel , strait, neck , narrows, waterway, canal

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