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* soune (obsolete), sowne (obsolete)

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* IPA(key): /saʊnd/ * Rhymes: -aʊnd

  • IPA(key): /saʊnd/
  • Rhymes: -aʊnd

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 1
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From Middle English _sound_, _sund_, _isund_, _ȝesund_, from Old English _sund_, _ġesund_ (“sound, safe, whole, uninjured, healthy, prosperous”), from Proto-Germanic _*gasundaz_, _*sundaz_ (“healthy”), from Proto-Indo-European _*sunt-_, _*swent-_ (“vigorous, active, healthy”). Cognate with Scots _sound_, _soun_ (“healthy, sound”), Saterland Frisian _suund_, _gesuund_ (“healthy”), West Frisian _sûn_ (“healthy”), Dutch _gezond_ (“healthy, sound”), Low German _sund_, _gesund_ (“healthy”), German _gesund_ (“healthy, sound”), Danish _sund_ (“healthy”), Swedish _sund_ (“sound, healthy”), Irish _fétaid_ (“to be able”). Related also to Dutch _gezwind_ (“fast, quick”), German _geschwind_ (“fast, quick”), Old English _swīþ_ (“strong, mighty, powerful, active, severe, violent”). See swith. ADJECTIVE SOUND (_comparative_ SOUNDER, _superlative_ SOUNDEST) * Healthy. _He was safe and SOUND._ _In horse management a SOUND horse is one with no health problems that might affect its suitability for its intended work._ * %1842%, %Henry D. Barton%, %The Law Journal Reports% (link): %"...the defendant promised plaintiff that the horse ... was sound in wind and limb, perfect in vision and free from vice..."% * Complete, solid, or secure. _Fred assured me the floorboards were SOUND._ * Chapman The brasswork here, how rich it is in beams, / And how, besides, it makes the whole house SOUND. * (mathematics, logic) Having the property of soundness. * 1992, Rudolf M. Schuster, _The Hepaticae and Anthocerotae of North America: East of the Hundredth Meridian_, volume V, page vii With fresh material, taxonomic conclusions are leavened by recognition that the material examined reflects the site it occupied; a herbarium packet gives one only a small fraction of the data desirable for SOUND conclusions. Herbarium material does not, indeed, allow one to extrapolate safely: what you see is what you get […] * (UK, slang) Good. _"How are you?" - "I'm SOUND."_ _That's a SOUND track you're playing._ * (of sleep) Quiet and deep. _Sound asleep_ means _sleeping peacefully, often deeply_. _Her sleep was SOUND._ * Heavy; laid on with force. _a SOUND beating_ * Founded in law; legal; valid; not defective. _a SOUND title to land_ HYPERNYMS * (in logic): valid DERIVED TERMS TRANSLATIONS ADVERB SOUND (_comparative_ MORE SOUND, _superlative_ MOST SOUND) * Soundly. * Spenser So SOUND he slept that naught might him awake. INTERJECTION SOUND * (UK, slang) Yes; used to show agreement or understanding, generally without much enthusiasm. _"I found my jacket." - "SOUND."_

From Middle English sound, sund, isund, ȝesund, from Old English sund, ġesund (sound, safe, whole, uninjured, healthy, prosperous), from Proto-Germanic *gasundaz, *sundaz (healthy), from Proto-Indo-European *sunt-, *swent- (vigorous, active, healthy). Cognate with Scots sound, soun (healthy, sound), Saterland Frisian suund, gesuund (healthy), West Frisian sûn (healthy), Dutch gezond (healthy, sound), Low German sund, gesund (healthy), German gesund (healthy, sound), Danish sund (healthy), Swedish sund (sound, healthy), Irish fétaid (to be able). Related also to Dutch gezwind (fast, quick), German geschwind (fast, quick), Old English swīþ (strong, mighty, powerful, active, severe, violent). See swith.

Adjective

sound (comparative sounder, superlative soundest)

  1. Healthy.
    He was safe and sound.
    In horse management a sound horse is one with no health problems that might affect its suitability for its intended work.
  2. Complete, solid, or secure.
    Fred assured me the floorboards were sound.
  3. (mathematics, logic) Having the property of soundness.
  4. (UK, slang) Good.
    "How are you?" - "I'm sound."
    That's a sound track you're playing.
  5. (of sleep) Quiet and deep. Sound asleep means sleeping peacefully, often deeply.
    Her sleep was sound.
  6. Heavy; laid on with force.
    a sound beating
  7. Founded in law; legal; valid; not defective.
    a sound title to land
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Adverb

sound (comparative more sound, superlative most sound)

  1. Soundly.

Interjection

sound

  1. (UK, slang) Yes; used to show agreement or understanding, generally without much enthusiasm.
    "I found my jacket." - "Sound."

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 2
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English - Etymology 2

* Noun: from Middle English _sownde_, alteration of _sowne_, from Anglo-Norman _sun_, _soun_, Old French _son_, from accusative of Latin _sonus_. * Verb: from Middle English _sownden_, _sounen_, from Anglo-Norman _suner_, Old French _soner_ (modern _sonner_), from Latin _sonare_ * The euphonic -D appears in the fifteenth century. Wikipedia NOUN SOUND (_plural_ SOUNDS) * A sensation perceived by the ear caused by the vibration of air or some other medium. _He turned when he heard the SOUND of footsteps behind him.  Nobody made a SOUND._ * John Milton (1608-1674) The warlike SOUND / Of trumpets loud and clarions. * A vibration capable of causing such sensations. * 1906, Stanley J. Weyman, _Chippinge Borough_, chapterI: It was April 22, 1831, and a young man was walking down Whitehall in the direction of Parliament Street. […]. He halted opposite the Privy Gardens, and, with his face turned skywards, listened until the SOUND of the Tower guns smote again on the ear and dispelled his doubts. * (music) A distinctive style and sonority of a particular musician, orchestra etc * Noise without meaning; empty noise. * John Locke (1632-1705) Sense and not SOUND […] must be the principle. SYNONYMS * See also Wikisaurus:sound TROPONYMS * noise * quiet * silence TRANSLATIONS SEE ALSO * audible VERB SOUND (_third-person singular simple present_ SOUNDS, _present participle_ SOUNDING, _simple past and past participle_ SOUNDED) * (intransitive) To produce a sound. _When the horn SOUNDS, take cover._ * (intransitive, copulative) To convey an impression by one's sound. _He SOUNDED good when we last spoke._ _That story SOUNDS like a pack of lies!_ * Shakespeare How silver-sweet SOUND lovers' tongues! * (intransitive) To be conveyed in sound; to be spread or published; to convey intelligence by sound. * Bible, 1 Thessalonians i. 8 From you SOUNDED out the word of the Lord. * (intransitive, law) Often with "in"; to arise or to be recognizable as arising within a particular area of law. * (transitive) To cause to produce a sound. _He SOUNDS the instrument._ * (phonetics) To pronounce a vowel or a consonant. _The "e" in "house" isn't SOUNDED._ SYNONYMS * (to make noise):echo, reecho, resonate * See also Wikisaurus:sound DERIVED TERMS TRANSLATIONS

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Noun

sound (plural sounds)

  1. A sensation perceived by the ear caused by the vibration of air or some other medium.
    He turned when he heard the sound of footsteps behind him.  Nobody made a sound.
  2. A vibration capable of causing such sensations.
  3. (music) A distinctive style and sonority of a particular musician, orchestra etc
  4. Noise without meaning; empty noise.
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Verb

sound (third-person singular simple present sounds, present participle sounding, simple past and past participle sounded)

  1. (intransitive) To produce a sound.
    When the horn sounds, take cover.
  2. (intransitive, copulative) To convey an impression by one's sound.
    He sounded good when we last spoke.
    That story sounds like a pack of lies!
  3. (intransitive) To be conveyed in sound; to be spread or published; to convey intelligence by sound.
  4. (intransitive, law) Often with "in"; to arise or to be recognizable as arising within a particular area of law.
  5. (transitive) To cause to produce a sound.
    He sounds the instrument.
  6. (phonetics) To pronounce a vowel or a consonant.
    The "e" in "house" isn't sounded.
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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 3
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English - Etymology 3

From Middle English _sound_, _sund_, from Old English _sund_ (“the power, capacity, or act of swimming; swimming; sea; ocean; water; sound; strait; channel”), from Proto-Germanic _*sundą_ (“swimming; sound”), from Proto-Indo-European _*swem-_ (“swimming; sea”). Cognate with Dutch _sond_ (“sound; strait”), Danish _sund_ (“sound; strait; channel”), Swedish _sund_ (“sound; strait; channel”), Icelandic _sund_ (“sound; strait; channel”). Related to swim. NOUN SOUND (_plural_ SOUNDS) Wikipedia * (geography) A long narrow inlet, or a strait between the mainland and an island; also, a strait connecting two seas, or connecting a sea or lake with the ocean. _Puget SOUND; Owen SOUND_ * Camden The SOUND of Denmark, where ships pay toll. * The air bladder of a fish. _Cod SOUNDS are an esteemed article of food._ * A cuttlefish. (Can we find and add a quotation of Ainsworth to this entry?) TRANSLATIONS

From Middle English sound, sund, from Old English sund (the power, capacity, or act of swimming; swimming; sea; ocean; water; sound; strait; channel), from Proto-Germanic *sundą (swimming; sound), from Proto-Indo-European *swem- (swimming; sea). Cognate with Dutch sond (sound; strait), Danish sund (sound; strait; channel), Swedish sund (sound; strait; channel), Icelandic sund (sound; strait; channel). Related to swim.

Noun

sound (plural sounds)

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  1. (geography) A long narrow inlet, or a strait between the mainland and an island; also, a strait connecting two seas, or connecting a sea or lake with the ocean.
    Puget Sound; Owen Sound
  2. The air bladder of a fish.
    Cod sounds are an esteemed article of food.
  3. A cuttlefish.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Ainsworth to this entry?)
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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 4
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English - Etymology 4

Middle English _sounden_, from Old French _sonder_, from _sonde_ (“sounding line”) of Germanic origin, compare Old English _sundgyrd_ (“a sounding rod”), _sundline_ (“a sounding line”), Old English _sund_ (“water", "sea”). More at Etymology 3 above VERB SOUND (_third-person singular simple present_ SOUNDS, _present participle_ SOUNDING, _simple past and past participle_ SOUNDED) * (intransitive) dive downwards, used of a whale. _The whale SOUNDED and eight hundred feet of heavy line streaked out of the line tub before he ended his dive._ * To ascertain, or try to ascertain, the thoughts, motives, and purposes of (a person); to examine; to try; to test; to probe. _When I SOUNDED him, he appeared to favor the proposed deal._ * Dryden I was in jest, / And by that offer meant to SOUND your breast. * Addison I've SOUNDED my Numidians man by man. * test; ascertain the depth of water with a sounding line or other device. _Mariners on sailing ships would SOUND the depth of the water with a weighted rope._ * (medicine) To examine with the instrument called a sound, or by auscultation or percussion. _to SOUND a patient, or the bladder or urethra_ TRANSLATIONS NOUN SOUND (_plural_ SOUNDS) * A long, thin probe for sounding body cavities or canals such as the urethra. TRANSLATIONS

Middle English sounden, from Old French sonder, from sonde (sounding line) of Germanic origin, compare Old English sundgyrd (a sounding rod), sundline (a sounding line), Old English sund (water", "sea). More at Etymology 3 above

Verb

sound (third-person singular simple present sounds, present participle sounding, simple past and past participle sounded)

  1. (intransitive) dive downwards, used of a whale.
    The whale sounded and eight hundred feet of heavy line streaked out of the line tub before he ended his dive.
  2. To ascertain, or try to ascertain, the thoughts, motives, and purposes of (a person); to examine; to try; to test; to probe.
    When I sounded him, he appeared to favor the proposed deal.
  3. test; ascertain the depth of water with a sounding line or other device.
    Mariners on sailing ships would sound the depth of the water with a weighted rope.
  4. (medicine) To examine with the instrument called a sound, or by auscultation or percussion.
    to sound a patient, or the bladder or urethra
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Noun

sound (plural sounds)

  1. A long, thin probe for sounding body cavities or canals such as the urethra.
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Que a categoria em ITALIAN - ETYMOLOGY
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SOUND m (_invariable_) * (music) sound (distinctive style and sonority)

sound m (invariable)

  1. (music) sound (distinctive style and sonority)


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