Translation of "sound" - English-Korean dictionary

sound

noun uk /saʊnd/ us /sɑʊnd/

A2 something that you hear

소리
I could hear / the sounds of the city through the open window.
She stood completely still, not making a sound.
verb uk /saʊnd/ us /sɑʊnd/
sound good, interesting, strange, etc.

A2 to seem good, interesting, strange, etc. from what you have heard or read

(듣거나 읽은 것이) 괜찮게, 흥미롭게, 이상하게 들리다
Your job sounds really interesting.
sound like/as if/as though

B1 to seem like something, from what you have heard or read

-인것 같다
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

(말할때) 화나게, 행복하게, 무례하게 들린다
You don’t sound too sure about it.
adjective uk /saʊnd/ us /sɑʊnd/

good or safe and able to be trusted

건전한
sound advice
adverb uk /saʊnd/ us /sɑʊnd/
be sound asleep

to be in a deep sleep

깊이 잠들어 있다

(Translation of “sound” from the Cambridge English–Korean Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)