Simple Definition of sounding board
: a person or group with whom you discuss ideas to see if the ideas are good
Full Definition of sounding board
1a : a structure behind or over a pulpit, rostrum, or platform to give distinctness and sonority to soundb : a device or agency that helps propagate opinions or utterancesc : a person or group on whom one tries out an idea or opinion as a means of evaluating it
2 : soundboard 1
Examples of sounding board
My friend is my sounding board for new ideas.
First Known Use of sounding board
Rhymes with sounding board
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