Synonyms of sounder


1. sounder, device

usage: a device for making soundings


1. sound (vs. unsound), dependable, good, safe, secure, healthy, solid, stable, fit, healthy, unbroken, undamaged, uninjured, wholesome

usage: financially secure and safe; "sound investments"; "a sound economy"

2. healthy, intelligent, levelheaded, level-headed, sound, reasonable (vs. unreasonable), sensible

usage: exercising or showing good judgment; "healthy scepticism"; "a healthy fear of rattlesnakes"; "the healthy attitude of French laws"; "healthy relations between labor and management"; "an intelligent solution"; "a sound approach to the problem"; "sound advice"; "no sound explanation for his decision"

3. sound (vs. unsound), solid, strong, substantial

usage: in good condition; free from defect or damage or decay; "a sound timber"; "the wall is sound"; "a sound foundation"

4. good, sound, healthy (vs. unhealthy)

usage: in excellent physical condition; "good teeth"; "I still have one good leg"; "a sound mind in a sound body"

5. reasoned, sound, well-grounded, valid (vs. invalid)

usage: logically valid; "a sound argument"

6. legal, sound, effectual, valid (vs. invalid)

usage: having legal efficacy or force; "a sound title to the property"

7. sound, righteous (vs. unrighteous)

usage: free from moral defect; "a man of sound character"

8. heavy, profound, sound, wakeless, deep (vs. shallow)

usage: (of sleep) deep and complete; "a heavy sleep"; "fell into a profound sleep"; "a sound sleeper"; "deep wakeless sleep"

9. sound, complete (vs. incomplete)

usage: thorough; "a sound thrashing"

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