sound off

verb

Definition of sound off

  1. intransitive verb
  2. 1 :  to play three chords before and after marching up and down a line of troops during a ceremonial parade or formal guard mount

  3. 2 :  to count cadence while marching

  4. 3a :  to speak up in a loud voiceb :  to voice one's opinions freely and vigorously

Examples of sound off in a sentence

  1. she never missed a chance to sound off about the latest stupid political decisions

  2. the guard captain commanded each sentry to sound off

1909

First Known Use of sound off

1909



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