Definition of well-sounding in US English:

well-sounding

adjective

  • Having a full or resonant sound; melodious, tuneful; pleasing to the ear.

Origin

Late Middle English; earliest use found in The Midland Prose Psalter. From well + sounding, originally after post-classical Latin bene sonans (Vulgate, Psalm 150:5 (Roman Psalter, Gallican Psalter)).

Pronunciation

well-sounding

/ˌwɛlˈsaʊndɪŋ/