sounded meaning


    Definition of sounded in English Dictionary

  • VerbBFsoundSGsoundsPRsounding
    1. simple past tense and past participle of sound.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • I'm sick of his sounding off about how he thinks this country should run!
        • It was as still as a church on a week-day: the pattering rain on the forest leaves was the only sound audible in its vicinage.
        • This café likes to Frenchify the names of its dishes to make them sound better than they actually are — they call their fish and chips "poisson-frites".
      2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
        • Sound engineering has progressed greatly since the early days of the phonograph.
        • Sound my barbaric yawps over the roofs of the world - Walt Whitman
        • Sound off like you got a pair! (drill sergeant in Full Metal Jacket)
      3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • I'm a light sleeper: I get woken up by the smallest of sounds.
        • Time had taken its toll on the old bridge, and it was no longer sound.
        • He combines the best of classical music with the excitement of the modern sound.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Verbs
        • Verb forms
          • Participles
            • Past participles
            • Verb simple past forms
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        1. en sounded out
        Source: Wiktionary

        Meaning of sounded for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "sounded" is a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
        Difficultness: Level 1
        Easy     ➨     Difficult
        Definiteness: Level 1
        Definite    ➨     Versatile