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General dictionaries General (33 matching dictionaries)
  1. sound: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. Sound, sound, sound, sound, sound, sound: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. sound, sound, sound, sound: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. sound, the Sound: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. sound: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. sound, sound, sound, sound: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Sound, sound: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. sound: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. Sound, sound: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. sound: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. sound: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. sound: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. sound, the sound: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. sound (adj.), sound (n.1), sound (n.2), sound (v.): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. Sound, sound: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. sound: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. sound, sound: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  18. Sound (British TV series), Sound (Dreadzone album), Sound (James song), Sound (Roscoe Mitchell album), Sound (disambiguation), Sound (geography), Sound (medical instrument), Sound (nautical), Sound (sex toy), Sound (song), Sound (water), Sound, The Sound (John M. Perkins' Blues), The Sound (Mary Mary album), The Sound (New Zealand), The Sound (TV series), The Sound (band), The Sound (disambiguation), The Sound (film), The Sound (radio), The Sound (radio station), The Sound (song), The Sound: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. sound: Cambridge International Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs [home, info]
  20. Sound: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  21. sound: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  22. sound: Rhymezone [home, info]
  23. sound: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  24. sound: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  25. Sound: Encarta® Online Encyclopedia, North American Edition [home, info]
  26. Sound, The Sound: 1911 edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica [home, info]
  27. sound: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  28. sound: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  29. sound: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  30. sound: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  31. The Sound, sound: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Sound: Multimedia Glossary [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (7 matching dictionaries)
  1. sound: Webster's New World Law Dictionary [home, info]
  2. sound: Travel Industry Dictionary [home, info]
  3. SOUND: Accounting Glossary [home, info]
  4. sound: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]
  5. Sound: Construction Term Glossary [home, info]
  6. The Sound, sound: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  7. Sound: Accounting, Business Studies and Economics Dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. sound: Free On-line Dictionary of Computing [home, info]
  2. sound: CNET Internet Glossary [home, info]
  3. Sound (speech), The Sound, sound: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. sound: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. The Sound, sound: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. The Sound, sound: Idioms [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Sound: Eric Weisstein's World of Physics [home, info]
  2. sound: PlanetMath Encyclopedia [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. sound: English slang and colloquialisms used in the United Kingdom [home, info]
  2. Sound: Dublin Slang and Phrasebook [home, info]
  3. The Sound: A Seattle Lexicon [home, info]
  4. The Sound: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (10 matching dictionaries)
  1. sound: Glossary of Meteorology [home, info]
  2. SOUND: Farrier & Hoofcare [home, info]
  3. Sound: Explosives [home, info]
  4. SOUND: Lake and Water Word Glossary [home, info]
  5. SOUND: NOISE CONTROL TERMS [home, info]
  6. Sound: Glossary of Woodworking Terms [home, info]
  7. sound: Schlumberger Oilfield Glossary [home, info]
  8. sound: Rane Professional Audio Reference [home, info]
  9. sound: SeaTalk Dictionary of English Nautical Language [home, info]
  10. Sound: Sweetwater Music [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (sound)

noun:  the particular auditory effect produced by a given cause ("The sound of rain on the roof")
noun:  the subjective sensation of hearing something ("He strained to hear the faint sounds")
noun:  the sudden occurrence of an audible event ("The sound awakened them")
noun:  a large ocean inlet or deep bay ("The main body of the sound ran parallel to the coast")
noun:  mechanical vibrations transmitted by an elastic medium ("Falling trees make a sound in the forest even when no one is there to hear them")
noun:  the audible part of a transmitted signal
noun:  a narrow channel of the sea joining two larger bodies of water
noun:  (phonetics) an individual sound unit of speech without concern as to whether or not it is a phoneme of some language
verb:  appear in a certain way ("This sounds interesting")
verb:  give off a certain sound or sounds ("This record sounds scratchy")
verb:  make a certain noise or sound
verb:  cause to sound ("Sound the bell")
verb:  announce by means of a sound ("Sound the alarm")
verb:  measure the depth of (a body of water) with a sounding line
verb:  utter with vibrating vocal chords
adjective:  free from moral defect ("A man of sound character")
adjective:  financially secure and safe ("Sound investments")
adjective:  in good condition; free from defect or damage or decay ("A sound timber")
adjective:  thorough ("A sound thrashing")
adjective:  having legal efficacy or force ("A sound title to the property")
adjective:  reflects weight of sound argument or evidence ("A sound argument")
adjective:  in excellent physical condition ("A sound mind in a sound body")
adjective:  (of sleep) deep and complete ("A sound sleeper")
adjective:  exercising or showing good judgment ("A sound approach to the problem")
adverb:  deeply or completely ("Slept soundly through the storm")

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