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'sounds'

Overview of noun sound
1. sound -- (the particular auditory effect produced by a given cause; "the sound of rain on the roof"; "the beautiful sound of music")

2. sound, auditory sensation -- (the subjective sensation of hearing something; "he strained to hear the faint sounds")

3. sound -- (mechanical vibrations transmitted by an elastic medium; "falling trees make a sound in the forest even when no one is there to hear them")

4. sound -- (the sudden occurrence of an audible event; "the sound awakened them")

5. audio, sound -- (the audible part of a transmitted signal; "they always raise the audio for commercials")

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

7. strait, sound -- (a narrow channel of the sea joining two larger bodies of water)

8. sound -- (a large ocean inlet or deep bay; "the main body of the sound ran parallel to the coast")


Overview of verb sound
1. sound -- (appear in a certain way; "This sounds interesting")

2. sound, go -- (make a certain noise or sound; "She went `Mmmmm'"; "The gun went `bang'")

3. sound -- (give off a certain sound or sounds; "This record sounds scratchy")

4. sound -- (announce by means of a sound; "sound the alarm")

5. voice, sound, vocalize, vocalise -- (utter with vibrating vocal chords)

6. sound -- (cause to sound; "sound the bell"; "sound a certain note")

7. fathom, sound -- (measure the depth of (a body of water) with a sounding line)



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