sound like

Definition of sound like

  1. 1 :  to seem to be something when heard You sound like you're tired. That sounds (to me) like a good idea. It sounds like thunder.

  2. 2 :  to have a sound that is like the sound of (something else) That kitten sounds like a human baby.

  3. 3 :  to have a voice that is like the voice of (someone else) I knew he must be your brother. He sounds just like you.

  4. 4 :  to say something that is like what is commonly said by (someone else) You sound just like your mother when you say that.

Word by Word Definitions

soundplay
  1. :  free from injury or disease

    :  free from flaw, defect, or decay

    :  solid, firm

  1. :  to the full extent :  thoroughly

  1. :  a particular auditory impression :  tone

    :  the sensation perceived by the sense of hearing

    :  mechanical radiant energy that is transmitted by longitudinal pressure waves in a material medium (such as air) and is the objective cause of hearing

  1. :  to cause to sound

    :  pronounce

    :  to put into words :  voice

  1. :  a long broad inlet of the ocean generally parallel to the coast

    :  a long passage of water connecting two larger bodies (such as a sea with the ocean) or separating a mainland and an island

    :  the air bladder of a fish

  1. :  to measure the depth of :  fathom

    :  to try to find out the views or intentions of :  probe

    :  to explore or examine (a body cavity) with a sound

  1. :  an elongated instrument for exploring or sounding body cavities


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