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Japanese translation of “sound”

sound

verb
 
/saʊnd/
sound good, interesting, strange, etc. A2 to seem good, interesting, strange, etc. from what you have heard or read
よさそうだ、おもしろそうだ、おかしい、等
Your job sounds really interesting.
sound like/as if/as though B1 to seem like something, from what you have heard or read
~のようだ, ~のように聞こえる
That sounds like a really good idea. It sounds like you’ve got a sore throat.
sound angry, happy, rude, etc. to seem angry, happy, rude, etc. when you speak
怒っているようだ、幸せそうだ、失礼に聞こえる、等
You don’t sound too sure about it.
(Definition of sound verb from the Cambridge English-Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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