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sounding
     1. n. The action of the verb to sound.
     2. adj. Emitting a sound.
           The sounding bell woke me up.
     3. adj. Sonorous.
     4. v. present participle of sound
           Little Mary was sounding very sleepy, so I tucked her in bed.
     5. n. Test made with a probe or sonde.
     6. n. A measured depth of water.
           The sailor took a sounding every five minutes
     7. n. The act of inserting of a thin metal rod into the urethra of the penis for medical or sexual purposes
     8. n. (chiefly in the plural) Any place or part of the ocean, or other water, where a sounding line will reach the bottom.
     9. n. The sand, shells, etc. brought up by the sounding lead when it has touched bottom.
     sound
          1. adj. Healthy.
                He was safe and sound.
                In horse management a sound horse is one with no health problems that might affect its suitability for its intended work.
          2. adj. Complete, solid, or secure.
                Fred assured me the floorboards were sound.
          3. adj. (mathematics, logic) Having the property of soundness.
          4. adj. (UK, slang) Good; acceptable; decent.
                "How are you?" - "I'm sound.".
                That's a sound track you're playing.
                See that man over there? He's sound. You should get to know him.
          5. adj. (of sleep) Quiet and deep. Sound asleep means sleeping peacefully, often deeply.
                Her sleep was sound.
          6. adj. Heavy; laid on with force.
                a sound beating
          7. adj. Founded in law; legal; valid; not defective.
                a sound title to land
          8. adv. Soundly.
          9. interj. (UK, slang) Yes; used to show agreement or understanding, generally without much enthusiasm.
                - I found my jacket.- Sound.
          10. n. A sensation perceived by the ear caused by the vibration of air or some other medium.
                He turned when he heard the sound of footsteps behind him.  Nobody made a sound.
          11. n. A vibration capable of causing such sensations.
          12. n. (music) A distinctive style and sonority of a particular musician, orchestra etc
          13. n. Noise without meaning; empty noise.
          14. n. earshot, Earshot, distance within which a certain noise may be heard.
                Stay within the sound of my voice.
          15. v. (intransitive) To produce a sound.
                When the horn sounds, take cover.
          16. v. (copulative) To convey an impression by one's sound.
                He sounded good when we last spoke.
                That story sounds like a pack of lies!
          17. v. (intransitive) To be conveyed in sound; to be spread or published; to convey intelligence by sound.
          18. v. (intransitive, obsolete) To resound.
          19. v. (intransitive, legal, often, with in) To arise or to be recognizable as arising in or from a particular area of law.
          20. v. To cause to produce a sound.
                Sound the alarm!
                He sounds the instrument.
          21. v. (transitive, phonetics, of a vowel or consonant) To pronounce.
                The "e" in "house" isn't sounded.
          22. n. (geography) A long narrow inlet, or a strait between the mainland and an island; also, a strait connecting two seas, or connecting a sea or lake with the ocean.
                Puget Sound; Owen Sound
          23. n. The air bladder of a fish.
                Cod sounds are an esteemed article of food.
          24. n. A cuttlefish.
          25. v. (intransitive) Dive downwards, used of a whale.
                The whale sounded and eight hundred feet of heavy line streaked out of the line tub before he ended his dive.
          26. v. To ascertain, or try to ascertain, the thoughts, motives, and purposes of (a person); to examine; to try; to test; to probe.
                When I sounded him, he appeared to favor the proposed deal.
          27. v. Test; ascertain the depth of water with a sounding line or other device.
                Mariners on sailing ships would sound the depth of the water with a weighted rope.
          28. v. (medicine) To examine with the instrument called a sound or sonde, or by auscultation or percussion.
                to sound a patient, or the bladder or urethra
          29. n. (medicine) An instrument for probing or dilating; a sonde.
          30. n. A long, thin probe for sounding body cavities or canals such as the urethra.
sorrowful
     1. adj. (of a person) exhibiting sorrow; dejected; distraught.
     2. adj. Producing sorrow; causing grief.
           sorrowful accident
mournful
     1. adj. Filled with grief or sadness; being in a state in which one mourns.
     2. adj. Fit to inspire mourning; tragic.
or
     1. conj. Connects at least two alternative words, phrases, clauses, sentences, etc. each of which could make a passage true. In English, this is the "inclusive or." The "exclusive or" is formed by "either(...)
           In Ohio, anyone under the age of 18 who wants a tattoo or body piercing needs the consent of a parent or guardian.
           He might get cancer, or be hit by a bus, or God knows what.
     2. conj. (logic) An operator denoting the disjunction of two propositions or truth values. There are two forms, the inclusive or and the exclusive or.
     3. conj. Counts the elements before and after as two possibilities.
     4. conj. Otherwise (a consequence of the condition that the previous is false).
           It's raining! Come inside or you'll catch a cold!
     5. conj. Connects two equivalent names.
           The country Myanmar, or Burma
     6. n. (logic, electronics) alternative form of OR
     7. n. (tincture) The gold or yellow tincture on a coat of arms.
     8. adj. (tincture) Of gold or yellow tincture on a coat of arms.
     9. adv. (obsolete) Early (on).
     10. adv. (obsolete) Earlier, previously.
     11. prep. (now archaic, or dialect) Before; ere.
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melancholic
     1. adj. Filled with or affected by melancholy—great sadness or depression, especially of a thoughtful or introspective nature.
     2. n. A person who is habitually melancholy.
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