Sound

  • 1 sound — sound1 [sound] n. [< ME soun (+ unhistoric d) < OFr son < L sonus < IE * swonos, a sound, noise < base * swen , to sound > OE swinsian, to sing, make music] 1. a) vibrations in air, water, etc. that stimulate the auditory nerves …

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  • 2 Sound — Sound, a. [Compar. {Sounder}; superl. {Soundest}.] [OE. 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… …

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  • 3 Sound — Sound, 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}, {Consonant}, {Person}, {Sonata}, {Sonnet}, {Sonorous}, {Swan}.] 1. The peceived object occasioned by the… …

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  • 4 sound — 1 adj 1 a: free from injury or disease: exhibiting normal health b: free from flaw, defect, or decay a sound design 2 a: free from error, fallacy, or misapprehension based on sound judicial reasoning b: legally valid …

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  • 5 Sound — Sound, v. t. 1. To cause to make a noise; to play on; as, to sound a trumpet or a horn; to sound an alarm. [1913 Webster] A bagpipe well could he play and soun[d]. Chaucer. [1913 Webster] 2. To cause to exit as a sound; as, to sound a note with… …

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  • 6 Sound — Sound, v. i. [OE. sounen, sownen, OF. soner, suner, F. sonner, from L. sonare. See {Sound} a noise.] 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… …

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  • 7 sound# — sound adj 1 *healthy, wholesome, robust, hale, well Analogous words: *vigorous, lusty, nervous, energetic, strenuous: *strong, sturdy, stalwart, stout: intact, whole, entire, *perfect 2 *valid, cogent, convincing, compelling, telling …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 8 sound — Ⅰ. sound [1] ► NOUN 1) vibrations which travel through the air or another medium and are sensed by the ear. 2) a thing that can be heard. 3) music, speech, and sound effects accompanying a film or broadcast. 4) an idea or impression conveyed by… …

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  • 9 Sound of… — ist der Name einer alljährlichen Prognose des britischen Senders BBC, welche neuen Musiker im folgenden Jahr den Durchbruch schaffen werden. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Hintergrund 2 Bisherige Prognosen 2.1 Top 10 von 2003 bis 2009 …

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  • 10 Sound-G — Album par Brown Eyed Girls Sortie 21 juillet 2009 Durée 43:39 (CD1) 32:58 (CD2) …

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  • 11 Sound — Sound, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Sounded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Sounding}.] [F. sonder; cf. AS. sundgyrd a sounding rod, sundline a sounding line (see {Sound} a narrow passage of water).] 1. To measure the depth of; to fathom; especially, to ascertain the …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 12 Sound — Sound, 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}.] (Geog.) A narrow passage of water, or a strait between the mainland and an island; also, a strait… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 13 Sound — Sm Klang per. Wortschatz grupp. (20. Jh.) Entlehnung. Entlehnt aus ne. sound, dieses aus afrz. son, aus l. sonus Schall .    Ebenso nndl. sound, ne. sound, nfrz. son, nschw. sound, nnorw. sound; Sonate. ✎ Carstensen 3 (1996), 1365 1367. englisch… …

    Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen sprache

  • 14 sound — 1. The primary meanings of the adjective, ‘in good condition’ and ‘competent or reliable’ have become weakened in informal British usage to produce a generalized sense ‘excellent’ or ‘okay’: • ‘Okay’, he said…‘Sound,’ said Jimmy Sr. Roddy Doyle,… …

    Modern English usage

  • 15 sound — [adj1] complete, healthy alive and kicking*, effectual, entire, firm, fit, flawless, hale, hearty, intact, in the pink*, perfect, right, right as rain*, robust, safe, sane, solid, stable, sturdy, substantial, thorough, total, unblemished,… …

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  • 16 sound — UK US /saʊnd/ adjective ► showing good judgment, or able to be trusted: »A sound money management strategy that has the added benefit of freeing up cash for new investments. »The booklet gives sound advice on how to choose a with profits bond. ►… …

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  • 17 sound|er — sound|er1 «SOWN duhr», noun. 1. a person or thing that makes a sound or causes something to sound. 2. an electromagnetic receiving instrument that converts a telegraphic message into sound. sound|er2 «SOWN duhr», noun. a person or thing that… …

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  • 18 Sound 80 — was a recording studio in Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States founded by Tom Jung and Herb Pilhofer in 1969. Largely involved with local artists, the studio is best known for recording portions of Bob Dylan s Blood on the Tracks in 1974, but… …

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  • 19 Sound — [saʊnd] bezeichnet: die Klangfarbe elektroakustischer Musikinstrumente die Klangfarbe des von Beschallungsanlagen wiedergegebenen Schalls den spezifischen Klang einer Musikrichtung (Musikstilistik) The Sound, eine britische Band Sound (Berliner… …

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  • 20 Sound — es una banda de jazz filipina, integrado por Ubaldo Dru (batería), Erwin Fajardo (teclados), Sach Castillo (voz / guitarra) y Francis Magat (bajo). Contenido 1 Hisatoria 2 Discografía 2.1 Álbumnes de Estudio 2.2 …

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