Usage examples for sounds

  1. The lawyer appeared to listen to sounds from the street. – Foes by Mary Johnston
  2. No, little Nell, she doesn't really say Katy did or Katy didn't, but it sounds like that, and we make believe she says it. – The Insect Folk by Margaret Warner Morley
  3. I know it sounds silly to say it- but I love you before all the world- I do- my word I do!" – The Literary Sense by E. Nesbit
  4. It sounds horrible to say so- but I- I am afraid I am glad! – Thelma by Marie Corelli
  5. " That sounds- oh, well, how can we help it? – The Way of Ambition by Robert Hichens
  6. " It may be," said the company, " that it is he; it sounds very like!" – Stories and Pictures by Isaac Loeb Peretz
  7. It sounds wrong to me." – Ashton-Kirk, Investigator by John T. McIntyre
  8. The sounds were repeated. – Who Goes There? by Blackwood Ketcham Benson
  9. I know my tale sounds crazy, he said, but ... – The Invaders by William Fitzgerald Jenkins
  10. Indeed, I think the sight and touch and the sounds of them at play were no great comfort to him at this time. – We Three by Gouverneur Morris
  11. " It sounds very well indeed," said Mrs. Buskirk. – Mrs. Cliff's Yacht by Frank R. Stockton
  12. " It sounds all right to me," said Scott. – The Danger Mark by Robert W. Chambers
  13. That sounds Irish, Father. – Killykinick by Mary T. Waggaman
  14. It sounds like my father's. – "And they thought we wouldn't fight" by Floyd Gibbons
  15. The whole thing sounds crazy, doesn't it? – The Gold Trail by Harold Bindloss
  16. Sounds to him like he was some punkins. – Desert Dust by Edwin L. Sabin
  17. He knew by the sounds that some one had come out of the house, and it made him nervous. – Old Granny Fox by Thornton W. Burgess
  18. I want to know if my answer sounds right, and I can learn that best by hearing it read. – The Mystery of Monastery Farm by H. R. Naylor
  19. It sounds like him, all right. – The Flockmaster of Poison Creek by George W. Ogden