Simple Definition of resonate
: to continue to produce a loud, clear, deep sound for a long time
: to have particular meaning or importance for someone : to affect or appeal to someone in a personal or emotional way
Full Definition of resonate
Examples of resonate in a sentence
The siren resonated throughout the city.
<the deep sounds of the bassoon resonated through the concert hall>
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