Found 4 items, similar to Sound.
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adj 1: financially secure and safe; “sound investments”
; “a sound
2: exercising or showing good judgment; “healthy scepticism”
“a healthy fear of rattlesnakes”
; “the healthy attitude of
; “healthy relations between labor and
; “an intelligent solution”
; “a sound approach
to the problem”
; “sound advice”
; “no sound explanation for
3: in good condition; free from defect or damage or decay; “a
; “the wall is sound”
; “a sound foundation”
4: in excellent physical condition; “good teeth”
; “I still have
one good leg”
; “a sound mind in a sound body”
5: reflects weight of sound argument or evidence; “a sound
6: having legal efficacy or force; “a sound title to the
7: free from moral defect; “a man of sound character”
8: (of sleep) deep and complete; “a heavy sleep”
; “fell into a
; “a sound sleeper”
; “deep wakeless sleep”
9: thorough; “a sound thrashing”
n 1: the particular auditory effect produced by a given cause;
“the sound of rain on the roof”
; “the beautiful sound of
2: the subjective sensation of hearing something; “he strained
to hear the faint sounds”
[syn: auditory sensation
3: mechanical vibrations transmitted by an elastic medium;
“falling trees make a sound in the forest even when no one
is there to hear them”
4: the sudden occurrence of an audible event; “the sound
5: the audible part of a transmitted signal; “they always raise
the audio for commercials”
6: (phonetics) an individual sound unit of speech without
concern as to whether or not it is a phoneme of some
language [syn: phone
, speech sound
7: a narrow channel of the sea joining two larger bodies of
water [syn: strait
8: a large ocean inlet or deep bay; “the main body of the sound
ran parallel to the coast”
adv : deeply or completely; “slept soundly through the storm”
v 1: appear in a certain way; “This sounds interesting”
2: make a certain noise or sound; "She went `Mmmmm'“; ”
went `bang'" [syn: go
3: give off a certain sound or sounds; “This record sounds
4: announce by means of a sound; “sound the alarm”
5: utter with vibrating vocal chords [syn: voice
] [ant: devoice
6: cause to sound; “sound the bell”
; “sound a certain note”
7: measure the depth of (a body of water) with a sounding line
English → English
, n. [AS. sund a swimming, akin to E. swim. See
The air bladder of a fish; as, cod sounds are an esteemed
article of food.
, n. (Zo["o]l.)
A cuttlefish. [Obs.] --Ainsworth.
, a. [Compar. Sounder
; superl. Soundest
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 kind; as, sound timber; sound fruit;
a sound tooth; a sound ship.
2. Healthy; not diseased; not being in a morbid state; --
said of body or mind; as, a sound body; a sound
constitution; a sound understanding.
3. Firm; strong; safe.
The brasswork here, how rich it is in beams,
And how, besides, it makes the whole house sound.
4. Free from error; correct; right; honest; true; faithful;
orthodox; -- said of persons; as, a sound lawyer; a sound
Do not I know you a favorer
Of this new seat? Ye are nor sound. --Shak.
5. Founded in truth or right; supported by justice; not to be
overthrown on refuted; not fallacious; as, sound argument
or reasoning; a sound objection; sound doctrine; sound
Hold fast the form of sound words, which thou hast
heard of me. --2 Tim. i.
6. heavy; laid on with force; as, a sound beating.
7. Undisturbed; deep; profound; as, sound sleep.
8. Founded in law; legal; valid; not defective; as, a sound
title to land.
Note: Sound is sometimes used in the formation of
self-explaining compounds; as, sound-headed,
sound-hearted, sound-timbered, etc.
(Com.), a currency whose actual value is the
same as its nominal value; a currency which does not
deteriorate or depreciate or fluctuate in comparision with
the standard of values.
, 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
1. The peceived object occasioned by the impulse or vibration
of a material substance affecting the ear; a sensation or
perception of the mind received through the ear, and
produced by the impulse or vibration of the air or other
medium with which the ear is in contact; the effect of an
impression made on the organs of hearing by an impulse or
vibration of the air caused by a collision of bodies, or
by other means; noise; report; as, the sound of a drum;
the sound of the human voice; a horrid sound; a charming
sound; a sharp, high, or shrill sound.
The warlike sound
Of trumpets loud and clarions. --Milton.
2. The occasion of sound; the impulse or vibration which
would occasion sound to a percipient if present with
unimpaired; hence, the theory of vibrations in elastic
media such cause sound; as, a treatise on sound.
Note: In this sense, sounds are spoken of as audible and
3. Noise without signification; empty noise; noise and
Sense and not sound . . . must be the principle.
, boards for holding pugging, placed in
partitions of under floors in order to deaden sounds.
, in a series of transverse sections of a bell,
that segment against which the clapper strikes, being the
part which is most efficacious in producing the sound. See
Illust. of Bell
. (Mus.) See Sounding post
, under Sounding
, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Sounded
; p. pr. & vb. n.
.] [F. sonder; cf. AS. sundgyrd a sounding rod,
sundline a sounding line (see Sound
a narrow passage of
1. To measure the depth of; to fathom; especially, to
ascertain the depth of by means of a line and plummet.
2. Fig.: To ascertain, or try to ascertain, the thoughts,
motives, and purposes of (a person); to examine; to try;
to test; to probe.
I was in jest,
And by that offer meant to sound your breast.
I've sounded my Numidians man by man. --Addison.
3. (Med.) To explore, as the bladder or urethra, with a
sound; to examine with a sound; also, to examine by
auscultation or percussion; as, to sound a patient.
So sound he slept that naught might him awake.
, v. i.
To ascertain the depth of water with a sounding line or other
I sound as a shipman soundeth in the sea with his
plummet to know the depth of sea. --Palsgrave.
, n. [AS. sund a narrow sea or strait; akin to
Icel., Sw., Dan. & G. sund, probably so named because it
could be swum across. See Swim
A narrow passage of water, or a strait between the mainland
and an island; also, a strait connecting two seas, or
connecting a sea or lake with the ocean; as, the Sound
between the Baltic and the german Ocean; Long Island Sound.
The Sound of Denmark, where ships pay toll. --Camden.
, tolls formerly imposed by Denmark on vessels
passing through the Baltic Sound.
, n. [F. sonde. See Sound
to fathom.] (Med.)
Any elongated instrument or probe, usually metallic, by which
cavities of the body are sounded or explored, especially the
bladder for stone, or the urethra for a stricture.
, v. i. [OE. sounen, sownen, OF. soner, suner, F.
sonner, from L. sonare. See Sound
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 taught speaking trumpets
how to sound.”
How silver-sweet sound lovers' tongues! --Shak.
2. To be conveyed in sound; to be spread or published; to
convey intelligence by sound.
From you sounded out the word of the Lord. --1
Thess. i. 8.
3. To make or convey a certain impression, or to have a
certain import, when heard; hence, to seem; to appear; as,
this reproof sounds harsh; the story sounds like an
Good sir, why do you start, and seem to fear
Things that do sound so fair? --Shak.
To sound in
or To sound into
, to tend to; to partake of
the nature of; to be consonant with. [Obs., except in the
phrase To sound in damages, below.]
Soun[d]ing in moral virtue was his speech.
To sound in damages
(Law), to have the essential quality of
damages. This is said of an action brought, not for the
recovery of a specific thing, as replevin, etc., but for
damages only, as trespass, and the like.
, v. t.
1. To cause to make a noise; to play on; as, to sound a
trumpet or a horn; to sound an alarm.
A bagpipe well could he play and soun[d]. --Chaucer.
2. To cause to exit as a sound; as, to sound a note with the
voice, or on an instrument.
3. To order, direct, indicate, or proclain by a sound, or
sounds; to give a signal for by a certain sound; as, to
sound a retreat; to sound a parley.
The clock sounded the hour of noon. --G. H. Lewes.
4. To celebrate or honor by sounds; to cause to be reported;
to publish or proclaim; as, to sound the praises of fame
of a great man or a great exploit.
5. To examine the condition of (anything) by causing the same
to emit sounds and noting their character; as, to sound a
piece of timber; to sound a vase; to sound the lungs of a
6. To signify; to import; to denote. [Obs.] --Milton.
Soun[d]ing alway the increase of his winning.