Meaning : The subjective sensation of hearing something.
He strained to hear the faint sounds.
Synonyms : auditory sensation
Meaning : Mechanical vibrations transmitted by an elastic medium.
Falling trees make a sound in the forest even when no one is there to hear them.
Meaning : The sudden occurrence of an audible event.
The sound awakened them.
Meaning : The audible part of a transmitted signal.
They always raise the audio for commercials.
Synonyms : audio
Meaning : A narrow channel of the sea joining two larger bodies of water.
Synonyms : strait
Meaning : A large ocean inlet or deep bay.
The main body of the sound ran parallel to the coast.
Meaning : Appear in a certain way.
This sounds interesting.
Meaning : Make a certain noise or sound.
She went `Mmmmm'.
The gun went `bang'.
Synonyms : go
Meaning : Give off a certain sound or sounds.
This record sounds scratchy.
Meaning : Announce by means of a sound.
Sound the alarm.
Meaning : Cause to sound.
Sound the bell.
Sound a certain note.
Meaning : Measure the depth of (a body of water) with a sounding line.
Synonyms : fathom
Meaning : Financially secure and safe.
A sound economy.
Meaning : Exercising or showing good judgment.
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.
No sound explanation for his decision.
Meaning : In good condition. Free from defect or damage or decay.
A sound timber.
The wall is sound.
A sound foundation.
Meaning : In excellent physical condition.
I still have one good leg.
A sound mind in a sound body.
Synonyms : good
Meaning : Vigorous or severe.
A sound thrashing.
Meaning : Free from moral defect.
A man of sound character.
Meaning : Complete. Thorough.
Politicians have no sound grasp of technology issues.
He has a sound understanding of the law.