Sound off - definition, transcription

Amer.  |ˈsaʊnd ˈɒf|
Brit.  |ˈsaʊnd ɒf|

verb

- express one's opinion openly and without fear or hesitation (syn: animadvert, opine, speak out, speak up)
- start playing (syn: strike up)
- express complaints, discontent, displeasure, or unhappiness (syn: complain, kick, kvetch, plain)

Extra examples

I could hear Father sounding off on his favourite subject again.

Ask the musicians to sound off, and then we can start.

She never missed a chance to sound off about the latest “stupid” political decisions.

...the guard captain commanded each sentry to sound off...

Can you turn the sound off please?

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