Hyper Dictionary

English Dictionary Computer Dictionary Video Dictionary Thesaurus Dream Dictionary Medical Dictionary


Search Dictionary:  

Meaning of SOUND OUT

Pronunciation:  sawnd awt

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [v]  try to learn someone's opinions and intentions; "I have to sound out the new professor"
  2. [v]  speak, pronounce, or utter in a certain way; "She pronounces French words in a funny way"; "I cannot say `zip wire'"; "Can the child sound out this complicated word?"
 
 Synonyms: articulate, check out, enounce, enunciate, feel out, pronounce, say
 
 See Also: accent, accentuate, aspirate, click, devoice, drawl, explode, flap, labialise, labialize, lilt, lisp, mispronounce, mouth, nasalise, nasalize, palatalise, palatalize, query, question, raise, retroflex, roll, round, sibilate, sound, speak, stress, subvocalise, subvocalize, syllabise, syllabize, talk, trill, twang, utter, verbalise, verbalize, vocalise, vocalize, voice, vowelise, vowelize

 

 

 

COPYRIGHT © 2000-2013 HYPERDICTIONARY.COM HOME | ABOUT HYPERDICTIONARY