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sound

  
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a    a periodic disturbance in the pressure or density of a fluid or in the elastic strain of a solid, produced by a vibrating object. It has a velocity in air at sea level at 0°C of 332 metres per second (743 miles per hour) and travels as longitudinal waves  
b    (as modifier)  
a sound wave     
2    modifier   of or relating to radio as distinguished from television  
sound broadcasting, sound radio     
3    the sensation produced by such a periodic disturbance in the organs of hearing  
4    anything that can be heard  
5    a particular instance, quality, or type of sound  
the sound of running water     
6    volume or quality of sound  
a radio with poor sound     
7    the area or distance over which something can be heard  
to be born within the sound of Big Ben     
8    the impression or implication of something  
I don't like the sound of that     
9      (Phonetics)   the auditory effect produced by a specific articulation or set of related articulations  
10    often pl  
Slang   music, esp. rock, jazz, or pop  
      vb  
11    to cause (something, such as an instrument) to make a sound or (of an instrument, etc.) to emit a sound  
12    to announce or be announced by a sound  
to sound the alarm     
13    intr   (of a sound) to be heard  
14    intr   to resonate with a certain quality or intensity  
to sound loud     
15    copula   to give the impression of being as specified when read, heard, etc.  
to sound reasonable     
16    tr   to pronounce distinctly or audibly  
to sound one's consonants     
17    intr; usually foll by: in     (Law)   to have the essential quality or nature (of)  
an action sounding in damages        (See also)        sound off  
     (C13: from Old French soner to make a sound, from Latin sonare, from sonus a sound)  
  soundable      adj  
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v.
to be lost
he went missing my dog went missing for three days
adj.
able to be seen
[US] Ex.: the car in front of us was visible because we had the lights on
exp.
to be unable to think for oneself
used in a condescending way
exp.
to be left in a state of confusion or uncertainty
n.
[child] to be sent to a care organization run by the social services, or to be looked after by foster parents
exp.
to be likely to do something
banks set to miss lending targets
adj.
to be gutsy means to have guts
to be gutsy: avoir du cran
adj.
(about persons) not to be trusted; dangerous
v.
A culture of internet only jobs has coined the phrase Wirk. Wirk simply means Internet Work. Internet work is defined by job opportunities that did not exist before the rise of the internet and furthermore the work is likely to be carried out over the internet and payment received for work undertaken via the internet. Wirk describes both full time and part time internet work. Because of the nature of Wirk and the ability for anyone that has internet connection to earn money from Wirk, it is currently more likely to be a part time occupation than full time. Paid Online Questionnaires, Content Writing, Search Marketing are all examples of Wirk.
This is a term rising in popularity
exp.
"to be up for it" means to be willing to participate
she's really up for it: elle est partante
exp.
A thing which ought to be perfectly vertical but which through fault is slanting is said to be off plumb.
n.
a person paid by the state to work in the interests of the nation who considers it to be a ‘right’ to be able abuse his or her authority to ensure personal gain for himself or herself at the expense of the nation…
neologism ... created on some blog
exp.
not to be able to act like a man, be a pussy
slang
n.
the process of reaching a conclusion about something because of other things that you know to be true
[US] I often find my stuff by using deduction but sometimes it doesn't help at all.
n.
Someone (usually a young man) who tries unsuccessfully to be funny by making lame jokes and doing stupid things
US English, colloquial
exp.
User’s online presence that hold the potential to be the key to ones online identity, value and worth.
[Tech.]
n.
Something that as soon as it is done becomes decided upon to repeat the next year and years to come. Does not necessarily have to had been done previous years to be defined an instant tradition.
exp.
home is the best place to be no matter where it is
exp.
expression used for warning that, although something seems to be over, settled, new events that could change the situation may occur
syn.: "it ain't over till it's over"
exp.
when you are happy, people will want to be around you and share your happiness, but when you are sad, people will avoid you.
v.
to say, pronounce, speak
ex.: The child sounded out each word out loud as she read her book.
exp.
Slang expression meaning one being annoying.
"You`re a prick when you ask those questions."
exp.
be stupid
expression used when someone becomes irritating
exp.
behave in a manner that is commonly considered as specific to women
[Fam.] it is used most frequently when referring to men who show lack of courage or an excessive shyness or sensitivity. E.g Don't be a pussy; You're such a pussy

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