Betekenis van:

Zelfstandig naamwoord
  • bepaling v.d. afstand, positie, inhoud
  • the act of measuring depth of water (usually with a sounding line)


Zelfstandig naamwoord
  • loding
  • a measure of the depth of water taken with a sounding line


Bijvoeglijk naamwoord
    • making or having a sound as specified; used as a combining form
    Bijvoeglijk naamwoord
      • having volume or deepness
      "sounding brass and a tinkling cymbal"
      "the sounding cataract haunted me like a passion"
      Bijvoeglijk naamwoord
        • appearing to be as specified; usually used as combining forms
        "fine-sounding phrases"
        "taken in by high-sounding talk"




        1. That's very natural-sounding Japanese.
        2. What a nice sounding word!
        3. Try sounding him out and see if he'll come around.
        4. He always talks in such high-sounding terms.
        5. Don't change sentences that are correct. You can, instead, submit natural-sounding alternate translations.
        6. Everyone loves to hear praise, but over-praise has the opposite effect of sounding insincere.
        7. Learning collocations is one step towards sounding like a native speaker.
        8. We want natural-sounding translations, not word-for-word direct translations.
        9. It is because light travels faster than sound that some people look brilliant before sounding stupid.
        10. At the risk of sounding too forward, I'd like to make a comment.
        11. Why does everybody have to reply to them when you can just ignore the cracked-sounding ones?
        12. But she had not expected to cross an ocean, enter a new and romantic-sounding country, and find herself in exactly the same position.
        13. "It is when you overcome that, that a boy becomes something-something" "If you're trying to say something important sounding keep talking right to the end!"
        14. In my day oral proficiency was neglected because professors maintained that the purpose of foreign language study was to become acquainted with its literature, and not to strike up a conversation with the illiterates who happened to be its native speakers, which leads us to the conclusion that what constitutes a natural sounding sentence may be quite subjective.
        15. Echo-sounding equipment