Sound

  • (verb): Cause to sound.
    Example: "Sound the bell"; "sound a certain note"
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on sound:

1970 In Music - Classical Music
6 for piano and electronic sound Morton Feldman – Madame Press Died Last Week at Ninety The Viola in My Life 1, 2 and 3 Luc Ferrari – Presque rien No. 9 Karlheinz Stockhausen – Expo for three players with short-wave radios, and sound projectionist Mantra for two pianos and live electronics Pole for two players with short-wave radios, and ...
Telephony
... in the transmission of speech or other sound between points, with or without the use of wires ... telephony is the science of translating sound into electrical signals, transmitting them, and then converting them back to sound that is, the science of telephones ...
Kim Deal - Equipment - Bass Guitars
... the Precision was used on "Dig for Fire" for its "lazier, growlier sound" that was "not as boingy-boingy-sproingy" ... Stingray – Added in time for Bossanova "because it was active and had a different sound" and became her main live bass "because it was a little less country-sounding than the Fender" ... Deal described it as having a "weird, organ-y sound" ...
Warcraft III: Reign Of Chaos - Sound
... One of the signatures of Blizzard games are the unit quotes ... If a single unit is clicked four or more times in a row, the unit's voice samples become increasingly comical ...
Freetekno - Organization
... There is no central organizing body for freetekno sound systems or parties ... Sound systems start up between friends ... All artists are invited to contribute and sometimes up to eighty sound systems attend ...

More definitions of "sound":

  • (adv): Deeply or completely.
    Example: "Is sound asleep"
    Synonyms: soundly
  • (verb): Appear in a certain way.
    Example: "This sounds interesting"
  • (noun): 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"
  • (noun): The audible part of a transmitted signal.
    Synonyms: audio
  • (verb): Make a certain noise or sound.
    Synonyms: go
  • (noun): The sudden occurrence of an audible event.
    Example: "The sound awakened them"
  • (verb): Give off a certain sound or sounds.
    Example: "This record sounds scratchy"
  • (noun): A large ocean inlet or deep bay.
    Example: "The main body of the sound ran parallel to the coast"
  • (adj): In excellent physical condition.
    Example: "A sound mind in a sound body"
    Synonyms: good
  • (adj): Free from moral defect.
    Example: "A man of sound character"
  • (noun): A narrow channel of the sea joining two larger bodies of water.
    Synonyms: strait
  • (noun): The particular auditory effect produced by a given cause.
    Example: "The sound of rain on the roof"; "the beautiful sound of music"
  • (adj): Reflects weight of sound argument or evidence.
    Example: "A sound argument"
    Synonyms: reasoned, well-grounded
  • (adj): Financially secure and safe.
    Example: "Sound investments"; "a sound economy"
  • (noun): (phonetics) an individual sound unit of speech without concern as to whether or not it is a phoneme of some language.
    Synonyms: phone, speech sound
  • (adj): Exercising or showing good judgment.
    Example: "A sound approach to the problem"; "sound advice"; "no sound explanation for his decision"
    Synonyms: healthy, intelligent, levelheaded
  • (verb): Announce by means of a sound.
    Example: "Sound the alarm"
  • (verb): Measure the depth of (a body of water) with a sounding line.
    Synonyms: fathom
  • (adj): Thorough.
    Example: "A sound thrashing"
  • (adj): Having legal efficacy or force.
    Example: "A sound title to the property"
    Synonyms: legal
  • (adj): In good condition; free from defect or damage or decay.
    Example: "A sound timber"; "the wall is sound"; "a sound foundation"

Famous quotes containing the word sound:

    America is a hurricane, and the only people who do not hear the sound are those fortunate if incredibly stupid and smug White Protestants who live in the center, in the serene eye of the big wind.
    Norman Mailer (b. 1923)

    Strike on your drummes, spread out your ancyents!
    Sound out your trumpetts, sound out amaine!
    —Unknown. Sir Andrew Barton. . .

    English and Scottish Ballads (The Poetry Bookshelf)

    Close friends contribute to our personal growth. They also contribute to our personal pleasure, making the music sound sweeter, the wine taste richer, the laughter ring louder because they are there.
    Judith Viorst (20th century)