Definition of sounds in English Dictionary

  • NounBFsound
    1. plural of sound.
    2. VerbBFsoundPRsoundingPT, PPsounded
      1. third-person singular simple present indicative form of sound.
      2. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • Functional analysis is best approached through a sound knowledge of Hilbert space theory. ‎
          • Eir sentences would sound smoother since ey wouldn't clutter them with the old sexist pronouns. And if ey should trip up in the new usage, ey would only have emself to blame.
          • Engulfed by the sound of uncrinkling candy wrappers: Off. Surrounded by tattoos and Obama buttons: Off Off.
        2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
          • Sound engineering has progressed greatly since the early days of the phonograph.
          • Sound my barbaric yawps over the roofs of the world - Walt Whitman
          • Sound off like you got a pair! (drill sergeant in Full Metal Jacket)
        3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
          • Time had taken its toll on the old bridge, and it was no longer sound.
          • Solid bodies, if they be very softly percussed, give no sound.
          • I'm a light sleeper: I get woken up by the smallest of sounds.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Nouns
          • Noun forms
            • Noun plural forms
          • Verbs
            • Verb forms
              • Verb singular forms
                • Third-person singular forms
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          1. en soundstage
          2. en sounds out
          3. en soundscape
          4. en soundscore
          5. en soundstages
          Source: Wiktionary
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          Meaning of sounds for the defined word.

          Grammatically, this word "sounds" is a noun, more specifically, a noun form. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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          Definiteness: Level 1
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