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English definition of “sound”

sound

verb (SEEM)   /sɑʊnd/
to suggest a particular feeling , state , or thing by the way something is said or a noise is made: [L] He sounded rather discouraged when I called him yesterday . [I always + adv/prep] You sound as if you have a sore throat . [I always + adv/prep] From what you told me, she sounds like (= seems to be) a nice person . [I always + adv/prep] That sounds like fun (= seems likely to be enjoyable ).
(Definition of sound verb (SEEM) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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