: to become filled with sound :reverberate<The hall resounded with cheers.>
: to sound loudly <The organ resounds through the hall.>
Word Root of RESOUND
The Latin word sonāre, meaning “to make a noise,” gives us the root son. Words from the Latin sonāre have something to do with making noise. A sound is a noise made by someone or something. Something sonic uses the waves noises make as they travel through the air. A sonata is a musical piece in which only one instrument makes noise. To resound is to become filled with noise.