Definitions For Sound


  • The particular auditory effect produced by a given cause
  • The subjective sensation of hearing something
  • The audible part of a transmitted signal
  • (phonetics) an individual sound unit of speech without concern as to whether or not it is a phoneme of some language
  • The sudden occurrence of an audible event
  • A large ocean inlet or deep bay
  • A narrow channel of the sea joining two larger bodies of water
  • Mechanical vibrations transmitted by an elastic medium


  • Measure the depth of (a body of water) with a sounding line
  • Utter with vibrating vocal chords
  • Appear in a certain way
  • Give off a certain sound or sounds
  • Make a certain noise or sound
  • Cause to sound
  • Announce by means of a sound
  • Deeply and completely


  • Complete; thorough
  • (of sleep) deep and complete
  • In excellent physical condition
  • Exercising or showing good judgment
  • Free from moral defect
  • Vigorous or severe
  • Having legal efficacy or force
  • Logically valid


  • Financially secure and safe
  • In good condition; free from defect or damage or decay

Is Sound a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Sound is worth 6 points in Scrabble and 8 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Sound in a Sentence

  • A building of sound construction
  • The bridge is structurally sound.
  • A sound mind in a sound body

Synonyms for Sound

Antonyms for Sound

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