sound

(redirected from Airborne sound)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Legal, Encyclopedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • all
  • noun
  • verb
  • adj
  • phrase

Synonyms for sound

idea

Synonyms

toll

Synonyms

seem

Synonyms

  • 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

Synonyms

channel

Synonyms

Synonyms for sound

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

Synonyms

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

Synonyms for sound

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

Synonyms

Related Words

a large ocean inlet or deep bay

Related Words

appear in a certain way

Related Words

give off a certain sound or sounds

announce by means of a sound

Related Words

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

Synonyms

Related Words

financially secure and safe

exercising or showing good judgment

in good condition

Antonyms

in excellent physical condition

Synonyms

Related Words

logically valid

Related Words

having legal efficacy or force

Related Words

free from moral defect

Related Words

(of sleep) deep and complete

Related Words

thorough

Related Words

References in periodicals archive ?
When the ear canal is occluded, a low frequency resonance is introduced such that the threshold for airborne sounds in the canal is lowered in the region of 0.
ISO 717-1:1996, Acoustics, Rating of Sound Insulation in Buildings and of Building Elements--Part 1: Airborne Sound Insulation.
A better understanding of the characteristics of bone conduction may lead to the development of appropriate algorithms for active cancellation of bone-conducted sound analogous to those algorithms employed in active noise reduction systems for airborne sound.
This ensures that no airborne sounds or vibrations can be heard outside of the sender's room through the area around the door.
A new laboratory facility for the determination of airborne sound insulation of partywalls, Applied Acoustics 9: 119-30.
STC ratings indicate how well wall partitions resist airborne sound.
Assignment means that as a consultant for the Maritime Administration on behalf perform the necessary visions of buildings and chattels, vibration measurement, noise measurement of airborne sound and structure-borne noise, and trade-offs of land and buildings associated with the construction of the target project in accordance with applicable codes and standards.
Ceiling Attenuation Class (CAC), which rates a ceiling's efficiency as a barrier to airborne sound transmission between adjacent closed offices (the higher the CAC number, the greater the sound insulation).
In addition to superior energy efficiency, overhead Spider provides high Sound Transmission Class (STC) values, increasing a floor's ability to block airborne sound for excellent sound control in interior floors.
The assignment means that as a consultant for the Swedish Maritime Administration bill making all the necessary visions of buildings and chattels, vibration measurement, noise measurement of airborne sound and structure-borne noise and tradeoffs of land and buildings associated with the construction of the Lake MEnlaren project in accordance with applicable codes and standards.
Ceiling Attenuation Class (CAC) -- Rates a ceiling's efficiency as a barrier to airborne sound transmission between two closed rooms.
Holldobler notes that, so far, there's no behavioral evidence of airborne sound reception by the ants.
Sound transmission class (STC): A single number rating of a structure's efficiency to block airborne sound.
Typical tests carried out at the new facility include the investigation of airborne sound and vibration behaviour in vehicle drive trains, chassis and assemblies such as ballscrew drives and roll stabilisers.
Full browser ?