Synonyms for (noun) sounding

Synonyms: sounding

Definition: the act of measuring depth of water (usually with a sounding line)

Similar words: measure, measurement, measuring, mensuration

Definition: the act or process of assigning numbers to phenomena according to a rule

Usage: the measurements were carefully done; his mental measurings proved remarkably accurate


Synonyms: sounding

Definition: a measure of the depth of water taken with a sounding line

Similar words: deepness, depth

Definition: the extent downward or backward or inward

Usage: the depth of the water; depth of a shelf; depth of a closet

Synonyms for (adjective) sounding

Synonyms: sounding

Definition: making or having a sound as specified; used as a combining form

Usage: harsh-sounding

Similar words: audible, hearable

Definition: heard or perceptible by the ear

Usage: he spoke in an audible whisper


Synonyms: sounding

Definition: having volume or deepness

Usage: sounding brass and a tinkling cymbal; the sounding cataract haunted me like a passion- Wordsworth

Similar words: full

Definition: (of sound) having marked deepness and body

Usage: full tones; a full voice


Synonyms: looking, sounding

Definition: appearing to be as specified; usually used as combining forms

Usage: left their clothes dirty looking; a most disagreeable looking character; angry-looking; liquid-looking; severe-looking policemen on noble horses; fine-sounding phrases; taken in by high-sounding talk

Similar words: superficial

Definition: concerned with or comprehending only what is apparent or obvious; not deep or penetrating emotionally or intellectually

Usage: superficial similarities; a superficial mind; his thinking was superficial and fuzzy; superficial knowledge; the superficial report didn't give the true picture; only superficial differences