adjective. ['ˈsaʊndɪŋ'] appearing to be as specified; usually used as combining forms.
Words that Rhyme with Sounding
Example sentences of the word sounding
1. Verb, gerund or present participle
Adjust the sounding pitch of the second string to B.
2. Noun, singular or mass
The horn will stop sounding.
Quotes containing the word sounding
1. I've never stunned anyone except in our D.A. lessons,"said Luna, sounding mildly interested. "That was noisier than I thought it would be.
- J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
2. At first, they'll only dislike what you say, but the more correct you start sounding the more they'll dislike you.
- Criss Jami, Killosophy
3. People will kill you. Over time. They will shave out every last morsel of fun in you with little, harmless sounding phrases that people uses every day, like: 'Be realistic!'"[What It Is (2009)]
- Dylan Moran
adjective. pretentious (especially with regard to language or ideals).
noun. ['ˈsaʊndɪŋ'] the act of measuring depth of water (usually with a sounding line).
adjective. ['ˈsaʊndɪŋ'] having volume or deepness.
adjective. ['ˈsaʊndɪŋ'] making or having a sound as specified; used as a combining form.
noun. ['ˈsaʊndɪŋ'] a measure of the depth of water taken with a sounding line.