sound sound  /ˈsaʊnd/


  1. (n) the particular auditory effect produced by a given cause
  2. (v) make a certain noise or sound
  3. (adj) financially secure and safe
  4. (adj) logically valid
  5. (adj) free from moral defect
  6. (n) the subjective sensation of hearing something
  7. (n) mechanical vibrations transmitted by an elastic medium
  8. (n) the sudden occurrence of an audible event
  9. (n) the audible part of a transmitted signal
  10. (n) (phonetics) an individual sound unit of speech without concern as to whether or not it is a phoneme of some language
  11. (n) a narrow channel of the sea joining two larger bodies of water
  12. (n) a large ocean inlet or deep bay
  13. (v) appear in a certain way
  14. (v) give off a certain sound or sounds
  15. (v) announce by means of a sound
  16. (v) utter with vibrating vocal chords
  17. (v) cause to sound
  18. (v) measure the depth of (a body of water) with a sounding line
  19. (adj) exercising or showing good judgment
  20. (adj) in good condition; free from defect or damage or decay
  21. (adj) in excellent physical condition
  22. (adj) having legal efficacy or force
  23. (adj) (of sleep) deep and complete
  24. (adj) thorough


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  1. It took three radio sound men, a control-room engineer and five hours of hard work to create the sound that was heard for less than 30 seconds on the air.
  2. Also, his sound is just incredible.
  3. Picture and sound are beyond reproach really, you'd need instruments to figure out the quality limitations of the speakers and the progressive-scan DVD player.


  1. Maximum Sound & Security offers a little bit of everything

    SOUTHINGTON — Maximum Sound & Security can provide customers with everything from a system to lock down a building and issue a list of those inside to a way to shut off lights, turn down the heat and let delivery men or contractors into a house from 3,000 miles away.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The New Britain Herald

  2. Sound Shore lacrosse: Lurkers edge 4-3; Dirty Dawgs prevail 10-9; more games ...

    Aftergaels 12, Indians 3: In a Sound Shore League Adult Division 3 game Monday, Nick Trizano scored three goals for Aftergaels. Teammate Steve Banalli made eight saves. James Sabo scored all three goals for the Indians.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Journal News

  3. Sound-Eklin Launches Veterinary Ultrasound Education Portal

    Sound-Eklin the Global Veterinary Imaging Leader is pleased to announce the Veterinary Ultrasound Education Portal. Lack of education and confidence result in underutilized ultrasound machines. (PRWeb June 11, 2013) Read the full story at
    on June 11, 2013     Source: PRWeb

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  1. It also makes it difficult for illegal immigrants to report crimes, and the president said, has the "potential of violating the rights of innocent American citizens and legal residents because of what they look like or how they sound."
    on Jul 1, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: CBS News

  2. "When others were silent, John McCain had the judgment to sound the alarm about the mistakes we were making in Iraq," said Lieberman, lauding McCain for being an early advocate of the troop surge. "When others wanted to retreat in defeat from...
    on Sep 2, 2008 By: Joe Lieberman Source: AFP

  3. "I'd be glad to help him if he's the nominee - he is very strong on national defence, he is tough fiscally, he is pro-life. His principles are sound and solid," Mr Bush said.
    on Feb 10, 2008 By: President Bush Source: Irish Times

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