III. WORDS RELATING TO MATTER

III. ORGANIC MATTER

2. Sensation; special sensation; sound; sound in general

Sound.

[Antonyms: silence.]

[Nouns] sound, noise, strain; accent, twang, intonation, tone; cadence; sonorousness; audibility; resonance [more]; voice [more]; aspirate; ideophone; rough breathing.

[Science, of sound] acoustics; phonics, phonetics, phonology, phonography; diacoustics, diaphonics; phonetism.

[Verbs] produce sound; sound, make a noise; give out sound, emit sound; resound [more].

[Adjectives] sounding; soniferous; sonorous, sonorific; resonant, audible, distinct; stertorous; phonetic; phonic, phonocamptic.

[Phrases] "a thousand trills and quivering sounds" [Addison]; forensis strepitus.

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