Definitions of sounding:
  • noun:   the act of measuring depth of water (usually with a sounding line)
  • noun:   a measure of the depth of water taken by sounding
  • adjective:   having volume or depth
    Example: "Sounding brass and a tinkling cymbal"
  • adjective:   making or having a sound as specified; used as a combining form
    Example: "Harsh-sounding"
  • adjective:   appearing to be as specified; usually used as combining forms
    Example: "Fine-sounding phrases"

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