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idea

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toll

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seem

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  • seem
  • seem to be
  • appear to be
  • give the impression of being
  • strike you as being
  • give every indication of being

sound someone out

sound something out

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channel

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the sensation caused by vibrating wave motion that is perceived by the organs of hearing

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range of audibility

to have the appearance of

based on good judgment, reasoning, or evidence

capable of being depended upon

to test the attitude of

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the particular auditory effect produced by a given cause

mechanical vibrations transmitted by an elastic medium

the audible part of a transmitted signal

(phonetics) an individual sound unit of speech without concern as to whether or not it is a phoneme of some language

a narrow channel of the sea joining two larger bodies of water

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a large ocean inlet or deep bay

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appear in a certain way

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give off a certain sound or sounds

announce by means of a sound

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measure the depth of (a body of water) with a sounding line

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financially secure and safe

exercising or showing good judgment

in good condition

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in excellent physical condition

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logically valid

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having legal efficacy or force

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free from moral defect

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(of sleep) deep and complete

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thorough

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References in periodicals archive ?
The sound of a tennis ball being served, then being lobbed (how do these sounds contrast with the ping-pong sounds?
Bats can adjust their sound output to respond to information they receive by echolocation.
If it were hunting for wood-boring insect larvae, what kind of sound would it listen for?
From the "musical" canvases of Wassily Kandinsky and Frantisek Kupka to the musically inspired but silent projections of Thomas Wilfred and Leo Villareal, "Visual Music" almost solely presented one-way translations from sound into sight.
Traditionally, architects and builders have used two methods to reduce sound transmission through walls, floors, and ceilings.
The tones deepen in part because cosmic expansion stretches the sound waves.
The teacher modeled how to sound out words and blend the sounds without stopping between sounds.
2 in Britain - Wilson, then 24, combined conventional keyboards and guitars with the exotic sounds of strings, bells, buzzing organs, harpsichords, flutes, the Theremin, Coke cans, barking dogs and more.
Starting at the shores of Puget Sound, loggers cut their way toward the crest of the surrounding mountains.
During the tests, rapid, multiple gunshots, as from a semiautomatic weapon, were masked to sound like a single shot on some recorders.
The world's leading studios have embraced Dolby Digital Plus and Dolby TrueHD to enhance the sound of next-generation optical discs.
This tool uses sound waves, or vibrating energy waves, to detect underwater objects (see diagram, p.
We [had previously] observed the prodigious amounts of light and heat created by black holes, now we have detected the sound," Fabian says.
The key translates the pianist's energy into speed as it sets the hammer into motion to make this sound effect possible.
that ushered in the era of sound despite the general reluctance and disdain of Paramount and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, the largest studios in Hollywood at the time.