Definitions For Sound

noun

  • 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

verb

  • 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

adjective

  • 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

adjective

  • 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

Scrabble
6
Words with Friends
8

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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