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Synonyms for sound

Synonyms for (noun) sound

Synonyms: sound Definition: the particular auditory effect produced by a given cause Usage: the sound of rain on the roof; the beautiful sound of music

Similar words: sound property Definition: an attribute of sound

Synonyms: auditory sensation, sound Definition: the subjective sensation of hearing something Usage: he strained to hear the faint sounds

Similar words: esthesis, sensation, sense datum, sense experience, sense impression, aesthesis Definition: an unelaborated elementary awareness of stimulation Usage: a sensation of touch

Synonyms: audio, sound Definition: the audible part of a transmitted signal Usage: they always raise the audio for commercials

Similar words: auditory communication Definition: communication that relies on hearing

Synonyms: sound, speech sound, phone Definition: (phonetics) an individual sound unit of speech without concern as to whether or not it is a phoneme of some language

Similar words: linguistic unit, language unit Definition: one of the natural units into which linguistic messages can be analyzed

Synonyms: sound Definition: the sudden occurrence of an audible event Usage: the sound awakened them

Similar words: natural event, occurrence, occurrent, happening Definition: an event that happens

Synonyms: sound Definition: a large ocean inlet or deep bay Usage: the main body of the sound ran parallel to the coast

Similar words: body of water, water Definition: the part of the earth's surface covered with water (such as a river or lake or ocean) Usage: they invaded our territorial waters; they were sitting by the water's edge

Synonyms: strait, sound Definition: a narrow channel of the sea joining two larger bodies of water

Similar words: channel Definition: a deep and relatively narrow body of water (as in a river or a harbor or a strait linking two larger bodies) that allows the best passage for vessels Usage: the ship went aground in the channel

Synonyms: sound Definition: mechanical vibrations transmitted by an elastic medium Usage: falling trees make a sound in the forest even when no one is there to hear them

Similar words: mechanical phenomenon Definition: a physical phenomenon associated with the equilibrium or motion of objects

Synonyms for (verb) sound

Synonyms: sound, fathom Definition: measure the depth of (a body of water) with a sounding line

Similar words: measure, quantify Definition: express as a number or measure or quantity Usage: Can you quantify your results?

Synonyms: sound, vocalise, vocalize, voice Definition: utter with vibrating vocal chords

Similar words: pronounce, say, sound out, enounce, enunciate, articulate Definition: speak, pronounce, or utter in a certain way Usage: She pronounces French words in a funny way; I cannot say `zip wire'; Can the child sound out this complicated word?

Synonyms: sound Definition: appear in a certain way Usage: This sounds interesting

Similar words: seem, look, appear Definition: give a certain impression or have a certain outward aspect Usage: She seems to be sleeping; This appears to be a very difficult problem; This project looks fishy; They appeared like people who had not eaten or slept for a long time

Synonyms: sound, go Definition: make a certain noise or sound Usage: She went `Mmmmm'; The gun went `bang'

Similar words: cause to be perceived Definition: have perceptible qualities

Synonyms: sound Definition: announce by means of a sound Usage: sound the alarm

Similar words: announce, denote Definition: make known; make an announcement Usage: She denoted her feelings clearly

Synonyms for (adjective) sound

Synonyms: sound Definition: thorough Usage: a sound thrashing

Similar words: complete Definition: having every necessary or normal part or component or step Usage: a complete meal; a complete wardrobe; a complete set of the Britannica; a complete set of china; a complete defeat; a complete accounting

Synonyms: profound, wakeless, heavy, sound Definition: (of sleep) deep and complete Usage: a heavy sleep; fell into a profound sleep; a sound sleeper; deep wakeless sleep

Similar words: deep Definition: relatively deep or strong; affecting one deeply Usage: a deep breath; a deep sigh; deep concentration; deep emotion; a deep trance; in a deep sleep

Synonyms: sound, good Definition: in excellent physical condition Usage: good teeth; I still have one good leg; a sound mind in a sound body

Similar words: healthy Definition: having or indicating good health in body or mind; free from infirmity or disease Usage: a rosy healthy baby; staying fit and healthy

Synonyms: healthy, intelligent, sound, level-headed, levelheaded Definition: exercising or showing good judgment Usage: healthy scepticism; 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; sound advice; no sound explanation for his decision

Similar words: sensible, reasonable Definition: showing reason or sound judgment Usage: a sensible choice; a sensible person

Synonyms: sound Definition: free from moral defect Usage: a man of sound character

Similar words: righteous Definition: characterized by or proceeding from accepted standards of morality or justice Usage: the...prayer of a righteous man availeth much- James 5:16

Synonyms: sound Definition: financially secure and safe Usage: sound investments; a sound economy

Similar words: secure, safe, dependable, good Definition: financially sound Usage: a good investment; a secure investment

Similar words: healthy Definition: financially secure and functioning well Usage: a healthy economy

Similar words: solid Definition: financially sound Usage: the bank is solid and will survive this attack

Similar words: stable Definition: firm and dependable; subject to little fluctuation Usage: the economy is stable

Synonyms: sound Definition: in good condition; free from defect or damage or decay Usage: a sound timber; the wall is sound; a sound foundation

Similar words: solid, substantial, strong Definition: of good quality and condition; solidly built Usage: a solid foundation; several substantial timber buildings

Synonyms: effectual, sound, legal Definition: having legal efficacy or force Usage: a sound title to the property

Similar words: valid Definition: well grounded in logic or truth or having legal force Usage: a valid inference; a valid argument; a valid contract

Synonyms: sound, reasoned, well-grounded Definition: logically valid Usage: a sound argument

Similar words: valid Definition: well grounded in logic or truth or having legal force Usage: a valid inference; a valid argument; a valid contract