Translation of "sound" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

sound

noun (NOISE) 聲音 uk us /saʊnd/

[ C or U ] something that you can hear or that can be heard

聲音,聲響
They could hear the sound of a bell tolling in the distance. 他們能聽到遠處的鐘聲。
She stood completely still, not making a sound. 她靜靜地站在那裡,一聲不吭。
Suddenly we heard a loud knocking sound from the engine. 突然我們聽見引擎發出響亮的砰砰聲。
Sound can travel over very large distances in water. 聲音在水中能傳播得很遠。

[ U ] the activity of recording and broadcasting sound such as from a performance of music or for a film

(音樂演出、電影等的)音響錄製和播出,音響製作
a sound engineer/recording 音響師/錄音

[ U ] the volume or quality of the sound of a television or film

(電視或電影的)音量,音色
Could you turn the sound down/up on the TV. 你把電視機的音量調低/高一點好嗎?

[ C ] the particular quality of the music which a musician or a group of musicians produce

(個人或樂隊的)音樂特色,音樂風格
The band's sound is a distinctive mixture of funk and rap. 這支樂隊結合了鄉土爵士樂和饒舌樂的音樂風格,很有特色。

(Translation of “sound noun (NOISE)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)