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sound

verb
 
/saʊnd/
sound good, interesting, strange, etc. A2 to seem good, interesting, strange, etc. from what you have heard or read
parecer bom, interessante, estranho, etc.
Your job sounds really interesting.
sound like/as if/as though B1 to seem like something, from what you have heard or read
parecer (che)
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
parecer bravo, feliz, grosseiro, etc.
You don’t sound too sure about it.
(Definition of sound verb from the Cambridge English-Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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