Another word for sound


sound - the sudden occurrence of an audible event

Example:- the sound awakened them

auditory sensation, sound - the subjective sensation of hearing something

Example:- he strained to hear the faint sounds

sound - the particular auditory effect produced by a given cause

Example:- the sound of rain on the roof

audio, sound - the audible part of a transmitted signal

Example:- they always raise the audio for commercials

sound - mechanical vibrations transmitted by an elastic medium

Example:- falling trees make a sound in the forest even when no one is there to hear them

sound, strait - a narrow channel of the sea joining two larger bodies of water

sound - a large ocean inlet or deep bay

Example:- the main body of the sound ran parallel to the coast

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


sound, vocalise, vocalize, voice - utter with vibrating vocal chords

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

go, sound - make a certain noise or sound

Example:- She went `Mmmmm'

sound - give off a certain sound or sounds

Example:- This record sounds scratchy

sound - cause to sound

Example:- sound the bell

sound - appear in a certain way

Example:- This sounds interesting

sound - announce by means of a sound

Example:- sound the alarm


sound - in good condition; free from defect or damage or decay

Example:- a sound timber

sound - financially secure and safe

Example:- sound investments

sound - thorough

Example:- a sound thrashing

reasoned, sound, well-grounded - logically valid

Example:- a sound argument

good, sound - in excellent physical condition

Example:- good teeth

effectual, legal, sound - having legal efficacy or force

Example:- a sound title to the property

sound - free from moral defect

Example:- a man of sound character

healthy, intelligent, level-headed, levelheaded, sound - exercising or showing good judgment

Example:- healthy scepticism

heavy, profound, sound, wakeless - (of sleep) deep and complete

Example:- a heavy sleep

Tweets containing the word sound

Source : WordNet