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See definition of sounds on Dictionary.com
  • nounsomething heard or audible
  • verbproduce noise
  • verbgive the impression

synonyms for sounds

  • accent
  • harmony
  • melody
  • music
  • noise
  • note
  • tone
  • vibration
  • voice
  • din
  • intonation
  • loudness
  • modulation
  • pitch
  • racket
  • report
  • resonance
  • reverberation
  • ringing
  • softness
  • sonority
  • sonorousness
  • static
  • tenor
  • tonality
  • sonance
  • sonancy

antonyms for sounds

MOST RELEVANT
  • cacophony
  • silence
  • be silent
  • quiet
  • praise
  • quiet
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How to use sounds in a sentence

Before the outlaw can comply with this small request the horn sounds again.
PHYSIOLOGY OF THE OPERAJOHN H. SWABY (AKA "SCRICI")
The friends were standing close to the wall; but on these sounds they moved away; and a key presently turned in the door.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
Chief and most musical among these signs were the almost forgotten sounds of dropping water, and tinkling rills.
THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
An approach to æsthetic pleasure is seen in the responses to rhythmic series of sounds.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
This reading secures scarcely anything more than a succession of sights to the eye or sounds to the ear.
ASSIMILATIVE MEMORYMARCUS DWIGHT LARROWE (AKA PROF. A. LOISETTE)
Sounds rotten, but that's their style; and you've been through the mill at home enough to know what it is to be knifed socially.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
He saw all the son in its haggard lines; he heard all the son, in those few indistinct sounds.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
There is quite a little knack in letting the hand fall so, but when you have once got it, the chord sounds much richer and fuller.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
This Series is usually learned by endless repetition, as a succession of sounds to the ear, or sight to the eye, by mere rote.
ASSIMILATIVE MEMORYMARCUS DWIGHT LARROWE (AKA PROF. A. LOISETTE)
Occasionally faint sounds came from the distance—the movements of cleaners at work, a raised voice, the slamming of a door.
UNCANNY TALESVARIOUS
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